Samba is high energy dancing with an expression of vivaciousness and sensuality
Thursdays 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Led by Sidney Nicol
Accompanied by live drums
I AM A BEGINNER… IS THIS CLASS FOR ME?
Yes! ALL levels are welcomed & encouraged.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT?
This class includes a warm-up of body conditioning & basic techniques, followed by building of choreography. Classes mostly include Samba No Pé (Rio style Samba) and Samba Reggae (Samba mixed with Reggae). Various styles may also be incorporated, such as Samba de Roda (Samba community circle) and Orixa (Dance of the Elements of Nature).
MORE ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Sidney, choreographer, teacher, and performer with her own company, Feathers and Fire Samba, has been active in Brazilian dance since 2001. She attends regular training throughout the Bay Area and for over 12 years annually at California Brazil Camp as well as International Samba Congress in order to steep in authentic Brazilian music and dance culture from master teachers. Sidney’s positivity, enthusiasm and encouragement fuel her students.