FORRÓ DANCE CLASS IN NEW YORK

WEDNESDAY

WEEKLY CLASSES WITH RAFAEL

7:00-10:00pm

Each week a different set of moves.

No partner needed.

7:00-8:30pm - Focus on fundamentals (for all levels, no experience needed)

8:30-10pm - Focus on repertoire of moves (for intermediate/advanced students)

  • $20 per class

  • $35 for a day pass (2 classes)

Discounts for packages of classes.

Become a member of the Forró New York Association and get extra discounts on all classes listed here.

 

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Address: 107 Suffolk St, room 203 - New York, NY 10002

CALENDAR
 
NOVEMBER 2019

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019 - 7pm-9pm - Forró practice with Bia.

  • Wednesday November 27, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

DECEMBER 2019

  • Wednesday December 4, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

  • Wednesday December 11, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

  • Wednesday December 18, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

 

END OF THE YEAR BREAK

JANUARY 2020

  • Wednesday January 15, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

  • Wednesday January 22, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

  • Wednesday January 29, 2019 - 7pm-10pm - Regular Wednesday classes with Rafael.

Become a member of the Forró New York Association and get extra discounts.

MEET THE INSTRUCTOR

Rafael Piccolotto de Lima is an experienced forró dancer from Campinas (São Paulo, Brazil). He has been dancing for 13 years and was part of the Forró Brasil dance group between 2006 and 2007, held at Cooperativa Brasil, one of the most important forró venues in the state of São Paulo (in the 2000's).

Being a Latin Grammy nominated composer, conductor and doctor of musical arts, Rafael was also an instructor for special workshops about musicality and creativity in forró dance at Casa do Lago, UNICAMP (State University of Campinas), Brazil.

Rafael is one of the most active forró instructors in North America, teaching weekly in New York City and traveling to give special workshops. He was an instructor at the Forró Fest USA (2017 and 2018), 4th Boston Brazil Dance Festival (2017), pedagogical coordinator and instructor at the NY Forró Fest (2018), instructor and creator of the Forrobodó NY Festival (2018), and instructor at the Montreal Forró Fest (2019).

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