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AFROCUBANDO - JANUARY 21st


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 Calypso, 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

 

HOW TO REGISTER?

You can purchase your tickets online: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earlier Event: December 10
BAILANDO HOLIDAY PARTY - 2 ROOMS
Later Event: March 6
FOURTH ANNUAL BAILANDO CUBA 2017