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All three classes are mixed-level Brazilian samba dance classes, open to dancers of all experience levels. No partner needed. Come samba!
Jônia was born and raised in Recife, Brazil and she has danced her whole life, from Brazilian folk dances to classical styles like ballet, jazz, contemporary dance and hip hop. She is the creator/founder of Raiz Brazil Dance Company. Jônia has been performing Samba professionally for 16 years and she recently won the title of “Samba Queen USA 2016/17”. She has also been awarded other Samba titles over the years, like “Queen of the Drums” for Sambalá Samba School 2008-2011, “Santa Barbara Brazilian Carnival Queen 2014”, “San Diego Brazil Carnival Queen 2014”, and “Hollywood Carnival Queen 2015.”
All registered Samba Queen Contestants receive a discount on Jonia’s classes! Click here to access the contest registration page and discounted workshop registration.
JONIA’S FULL CLASS SCHEDULE:
Thursday, February 1, 6:30-8:00pm
Friday, February 2, 6:30-8:00pm
Saturday, February 3, 11:00am-12:30pm
ALL workshops will be held at SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)
All 3 workshops -$50
Single workshop drop-in -$20