Flamenco Dance Classes with ELENA VILLA
Learn the amazing art of flamenco! Elena Villa shares her many years of studying, performing and teaching flamenco in a fun, supportive and focused learning environment. This class invites students to explore the art of flamenco and its compelling rhythms/forms (palos) through clearly explained technique and movement drills, including posture, arms & hands, basic footwork, and step combinations that build coordination and connection to the music. Please wear shoes with a hard, 3-5 cm heel and basic workout clothes.
- THURSDAYS, 6:30-7:30 PM: Introduction to Flamenco Dance for New Beginners (0-5 months experience). Technique & rumbas flamencas.
- THURSDAYS, 7:30-8:30 PM: Level 1: “Tangos flamencos” technique and choreography.
- FRIDAYS, 11:30 AM-12:30 PM: Introduction to Flamenco Dance for New Beginners (0-5 months experience): Technique: taconeo y braceo (footwork, arms & hands).
COST: $11 per class, paid by the month (e.g. 4 classes for $44); $15 to drop in.
- SATURDAYS, 12-1PM: Level 2 Choreography: Sevillanas con abanico (Sevillanas with Spanish fan). Previous experience with Sevillanas recommended. Get ready for the Feria de Portland! Learn to dance the Sevillanas with the graceful and elegant fan.
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Dance with Joy Studios
7981 SE 17th Ave.
Portland, OR (Sellwood area)
To register: Contact the studio at: (503) 236-8160 or via e-mail: email@example.com