Upcoming Share Dance Workshops

UPCOMING:

Free Online Share Dance Workshop: Intro to Latin Funk Dance with Gustavo Ferman

Date: Saturday, January 30th

Time: 4pm-4:45pm (PST)

Workshop will be live-streamed on Zoom. Registration Required!*

This workshop is designed for families with children between 3-6 years old, but everyone is welcome to participate.  No dance experience necessary.

Salvadorian dance coach and choreographer, Gustavo Ferman-gustavoferman.com/, offers an introduction to Latin Funk Dance. Latin Funk Dance is an original, explosive tropical mix of 8 Latin dance styles, (Salsa, Cumbia, Mambo, Cha-Cha-Cha, Reggeaton, Merengue, Bachata & Rumba) with a splash of Funk/Jazz. This 45min class for young beginners focuses on creating an energetic and fun atmosphere while learning authentic Latin dance moves. Although our workshop is online, sharing your camera is optional.

*To register send an email to sindy@newworks.ca with the number of participants and their ages and we’ll send you the zoom link! Register before January 28th. Limited capacity*


PAST WORKSHOPS:

Free Online Share Dance Workshop: Intro to Hip Hop with Thaiyo Seo

Date: Sunday, December 20, 2020

Time: 5pm-5:45pm (PST)

Workshop will be live-streamed on Zoom. Registration Required!*

This workshop is designed for Ages 6-11, but everyone is welcome to participate

World renowned Korean b-boy, Thaiyo Seo, offers an introduction to hip hop. This 45min class for young beginners focuses on learning famous old school hip hop steps with groove and rhythm. Thaiyo combines style, power, and foundation to create his dance, and passes it on to his students with great enthusiasm. Although our workshop is online, sharing your camera is optional. www.thaiyoseo.com

Sunday November 22 5pm PST: Community Outreach Workshop with Dancers of Damelahamid

In connection to the Dancers of Damelahamid performance, we will be hosting a live-streamed workshop through the Zoom platform. The workshop is movement based with discussion on the cultural significance of the movement techniques as well as the importance of story in the dance form and will be led by Margaret Grenier, Andrew Grenier and Raven Grenier. Participants are asked to dress comfortably and wear moccasins or bare feet. All levels of experience are welcome. Elementary school age. Open to children from all backgrounds – families welcome to participate.

Date: Sunday, November 22 
Time: 5pm-6pm PST 
Live-streamed on Zoom. 




Share Dance is made possible by the generous support of the BC Arts Council (Operating Assistance and Youth Engagement Program), Canadian Heritage, Metro Vancouver Cultural Grants, the City of Vancouver, Canada Arts Council, the Hamber Foundation and BC Gaming.
If you have any questions, suggestions, or would like to propose a workshop, please contact Sindy Angel, our Share Dance Coordinator at sindy@newworks.ca