Monday, Apr 13, 2020 12:00p -
Monday, Aug 10, 2020 1:00p
Performing Arts, Virtual & Streaming
AfroCuban Folklore (Yoruba) / Orisha Dance or Folklórico (Yoruba) AfroCubano is a dance tradition of the Regla de Ocha-Ifá religious practice. This class will guide movers to gain a strong understanding and technical skill of the dances and rhythms of the Orishas to the complex Batá and Güiro rhythms. Through the AfroCuban rhythms of the Yoruba/Lukumí practice, this course aims to connect the body in the movements of the Afrikan influences and traditions of Cuba and to the Orishas. Aché!
Nadia Issa is a company member of Jean Appolon Expressions, a Haitian-contemporary dance company in Boston.
This class will be taught through Zoom. After you register, you will receive an email with information about how to access the class.