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Pay What You Wish Week

September 11

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Every day until September 16, 2018

A week of fun dance and music with your little one! Cumbe is so excited to launch the fall semester of Cumbe Kidz classes with an immersive introductory week of classes where parents and caregivers pay what they wish to give our classes a try! Learn what your little one loves to do and meet our teachers! Check out our schedule below! Don’t forget to sign up! Caregivers come prepared to play

Dance, Drum & Play
Around the World (2-4yr)
Sundays @10:15 – 11:00am
Through play, games, drum, dance, call and response, students will learn how to dance styles and play rhythms from Africa and its Diaspora (Congo, West Africa, Cuba, Brazil, to name a few) This fast paced, interactive class engages toddlers with creative dance movements from Congo, West Africa, Brazil and more. Students will develop balance, flexibility, strength, positive self-esteem, and learn group dynamic skills.
Journey Through
The Diaspora (1-2yr)
Mondays @10:15 – 11:00am
Come take an imaginary journey to Haiti, Cuba, Guinea, the Congo and beyond! Get ready to travel through the African Diaspora with a series of creative movement classes featuring a combination of song, dance, and play – designed to ignite children’s creative voices and nurture their freedom of expression.
This is a lively class for toddlers who are comfortable on their feet, featuring games, interactive stories, dance, drum, and song sequences. Parents and guardians should come ready to play and participate!
Capoeira (2-4yr)
Saturdays @9:30 – 10:15am
Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines dance, gymnastics, and music. The movements taught in Capoeira class develop children’s coordination; balance; flexibility; strength; cardio; rhythm; and creative thinking. They also develop a beginning Portuguese vocabulary by learning the movements and the music of Capoeira. Capoeira is extremely active and gives you the opportunity to express yourself in a fun and positive way!
Conga Kids (2-4yr)
Saturdays @10:15 – 11:00am
Conga Kids is a fun and interactive West African and Afro Caribbean Drumming class where children will travel on a musical journey, learning traditional drumming from: the Congo, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Haiti, Mali and much more! Come explore the rhythms of the African Diaspora with drum, songs, games, and movement. Don’t miss a Beat! Parents and guardians should come ready to play along with their children.

 

Details

Date:
September 11
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Venue

Cumbe Center for African and Diaspora Dance
558 Fulton St., Brooklyn, 11217
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Phone:
7189359700
Website:
http://www.cumbedance.com/