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Samba Class - get moving!

The samba for beginners’ class starts with a 30-minute warm up that exercises basic isolation of the body, following by stretching and strengthening exercises. After the warm up, Danielle introduces the students samba no pé (basic samba step) and passo marcado (simple choreographies) typical of the Rio Carnaval. The whole class happens in the sound of the upbeat and irresistible Brazilian music.

The class will be held from 4-5:30pm and costs $16.

Come with comfortable clothes and be prepared to be barefoot.

About the instructor:

Danielle Lima was born in Rio de Janeiro and grew up performing with Beija-Flor de Nilópolis, one of Brazil’s most famous samba schools. Danielle Lima is also a Certified Teachers Artist of the program Dancing Classrooms from American Ballroom Theater, Certified YOGA Instructor at YOGA Effects in NYC and Karma Kids Yoga certified teacher.

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  • Lina

    Today I went for my first samba class and what disappointment
    no one at 130 west 56 st 6fl at 4:00..... I'm I missing something?
    Did I go to the wrong address? I question it below and no one got back to me.....

    June 26, 2013

  • Lina

    It will be my first time .....first the map shows the address
    as been oon 55th street and you list as 56 st....i leave downtown
    i'm coming up and need to find you....is there a phone number just in case?

    June 14, 2013

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