Samba / Afro-Brazilian

Samba Afro-Brazilian Class at The Ailey Extension
Please Credit Photo: Samba Afro-Brazilian Class at The Ailey Extension. Photo by Kyle Froman

Explore the cultural diversity of Brazil through the movement and rhythm of its sexy samba music and dance style. A high energy workout set to the beat of live drums, beginner classes focus on samba from Rio de Janeiro and Bahia, while more advanced sessions explore various Afro-Brazilian styles like Afoxe, Mracatu, Frevo, and Maculele. There is no partnering in this technique.

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