AFROCUBANDO 2017

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Join us this January 21st for the first edition of Afrocubando!

From West Africa to Cuba to Ottawa.  Bailando presents for the first time, a special full-day event with multiple genres of african diaspora dance, featuring four workshops: afro-cuban orishas, rumba (guanguanco) with salsa, reggaeton, and afro-beat taught by celebrated instructors from Ottawa and Montreal!  

Your evening entertainment will include a large social in true Bailando Ottawa fashion with kizomba, afro-beat, salsa, timba, bachata and cha-cha. Come celebrate Afrocubando this January! 

 

 

WORKSHOPS: 2-6:30 PM

1:40 - 2:00  - Doors Open & Registration

2:00 - 3:00  - Afro-Cuban with Sharqiru (OTT)

3:00 - 4:00  - Rumba con Salsa with Issam and Sarah (MTL)

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4:00 - 4:30 - HEALTH BREAK

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4:30 - 5:30 - Reggaeton with Emilie Phaneuf (OTT)

5:30- 6:30 - Afrobeat with Lindsay Hutton (OTT)

 

SOCIAL: 9:30 PM - 2:00 AM

Potpourri - We will have several kizomba sets throughout the evening, featuring DJ Caalico, and DJ La China will also play a mix of salsa/timba/bachata and cha-cha throughout the night.  And true to form, we will sprinkle in some rumba, afro-cuban and afrobeat:

 

KIZOMBA/SEMBA/AFROHOUSE 25%

SALSA/TIMBA 50%

BACHATA/CHA-CHA- 20%

*PERFORMANCES: Info coming your way shortly

PRICES:

FULL-PASS

  • $40 super early bird pass, until December 30, 2016  (ONLY 15 available)
  • $45 early bird, before January 16, 2017 
  • $50 until January 21, 2017 (midnight)

HALF-PASS

  • $30 - 2 workshops of choice plus social

AT THE DOOR  (purchases to be made on the day of, cash tender only)

  • 1 WORKSHOP - $20 
  • SOCIAL ONLY -$8
  • HALF-PASS $35
  • FULL-PASS $60

 

LOCATION:

St. Anthony’s Banquet Hall

523 St Anthony St, Ottawa, ON K1R 0A6

 

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