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)
4:00 - 4:30 - HEALTH BREAK
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:
*PERFORMANCES: Info coming your way shortly
- $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)
- $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
St. Anthony’s Banquet Hall
523 St Anthony St, Ottawa, ON K1R 0A6