Brasilian dance instructor Leo Paixão will be teaching forró in September. Forró originated as a form of folk dance in Northeastern Brazil, where he is from, but it evolved stylistically and has spread throughout all of Brazil. It is the most popular dances in Brazil today. It is a very rhythmic and sensual dance, and it is also quite accessible for beginners. Take a look at this demo of forró on YouTube, with his dance instructor in Brazil:
$10 for each workshop or $36 for a series of four - Located at Jawaahir Dance Studio/Patrick's Cabaret near the point of Lake Street and Minnehaha.