Afro-Brazilian Dance & Drum Workshop with Dandha da Hora
Sat Sep 25 2021 at 02:00 pm to Sun Sep 26 2021 at 04:00 pm
Ala Moana Beach Park | Tripler Army Medical Ctr, HI
AdvertisementCome and experience the rich world of Afro-Brazilian culture with Dandha da Hora on this special two-day workshops on Oahu. Her class will focus on music of Bloco Afro and Orixa-inspired folkloric dances. Don't miss this chance to learn from one of the best teachers of Bahia.
About Dandha da Hora:
Born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, Dandha Da Hora has been dancing with Ilê Aiyê, one of the most important musical and cultural institutions of Brazil, since she was 6 years old.
As a lead dancer of Ilê Aiyê and a lead singer of music group SambaDá (based in Santa Cruz, CA), Dandha has shared the stage with Brazilian stars such as Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil and Daniela Mercury.
Alongside a full touring schedule, Dandha also teaches regular dance classes in Santa Cruz and San Francisco Bay Area, as well as special workshops around the country. Whether she is teaching, dancing, singing, or playing an instrument, Dandha invokes the incredible spirit of Afro-Brazilian culture, and she brings a message of hope, love, equality and freedom every time she performs.
Check out some of her past workshops here.
Saturday, Sep 25th
2pm - 3:30pm - Drum Workshop
4pm - 5:30pm - Dance Workshop
@ Ala Moana Beach Park
(Across Piikoi Street)
1201 Ala Moana Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96814
Sunday, Sep 26th
2pm - 4pm - Dance Workshop
@ Capoeira Besouro Hawaii
46-208 Kahuhipa Street
Kaneohe, HI 96744
*Proof of vaccine or negative COVID-19 test result required
1 Workshop = $20
2 Workshops = $30
1 Workshop = $20
*In accordance with Safe Access Oahu mandate, you will need to show the proof of vaccine or negative COVID-19 test result within the previous 48 hours, presented with a valid state ID. Mask is required inside.
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