School

Classes

BDX studios : 819 Yonge st. (lower level studio)

Brazilian Samba no pé Fundamentals (Beginners/Intermediate)
This class focuses on the fundamentals of Samba no pe. Students will be led through various exercises to practice the base samba step, along with detailed breakdown of the rhythm, hip movement, and style to be performed while dancing samba. This class is appropriate for beginners and or anyone wishing to perfect their base of samba no pe.

Samba no pé Passista Style (Intermediate/Advance)
Rio de Janeiro Samba styling. Students will train exercises to improve hip movement, and transition techniques, along with learning fast footwork and choreography. This class also focuses on developing musicality and finding freedom while you improvise and perform Samba no pe.

Brazilian Dance Fusion (Open Level)
This is a class that brings together inspiration from Brazilian dance culture. The class begins with preparing the body to move based in the exercises of the Silvestre Technique. This technique was created by Rosangela Silvestre, and brings awareness to the dancer by aligning body, mind, and spirit.
Across the floor combinations inspired by sacred Orixa dance movement.
Connect the body to the elements of nature, empower yourself, and find freedom in movement. This class is open to everyone.

Schedule

BDX studios : 819 Yonge st. (lower level studio)

MONDAYS
Fall SAMBA Session 6 weeks: Sept. 11, 18, 25 & Oct. 16, 23, 30
Winter SAMBA Session 6 weeks: Nov. 6 – Dec. 11

  • 7:30 – 8:30 pm Samba no pé Fundamentals
  • 8:30 – 9:30 pm Samba no pé Passista Style

SATURDAYS
Fall Brazilian Dance Fusion Session 6 weeks: Sept. 16, 23, 30 & Oct. 14, 21, 28
Winter Brazilian Dance Fusion Session 6 weeks: Nov. 4 – Dec. 9

  • 11:15 – 12:30 pm Brazilian Dance Fusion

Fees

8 Week Course: $135 for 8 classes or $240 for 16 classes (both beginner & intermediate)
6 Week Course: $110 total of 6 classes, $210 total of 12 classes