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HAPPY HOLIDAYS! JANUARY 2nd at 6:30pm WE RETURN TO KENYON HALL FOR THE WINTER SEASON! FREE DANCE CLASS for the community-all ages. Come and enjoy a little waltzing, swinging and some salsa dancing. Registration will also be open for January group classes. GENERAL CLASSES BEGIN 1/9/11. See you at the Hall! * * * * * * * * * My latest, greatest experience of 2010 was hosting a class with AfroPeruvian artist Miguel Ballumbrioso, courtesy of DE CAJON Project in Freemont. The beauty of Miguel's class was witnessing how these specific dances of the Festejo, Lando and the Zamacueca were invented, passed on and pieced together through blood memory. Before the academic and syllabus based break down of codified movement that is popular with Ballroom Dancing (I love this too!), existed an oral and physical tradition of passed down history, rhythms and inspiring community learning. Perhaps it is why I have always loved my work with kids in the sc…
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Happy Holidays Everyone! We're happy to announce Ballroom classes return for the New Year, Mondays at Kenyon Hall. SAVE THE DATE: Monday January 2, 2012 at 6:30pm. Come celebrate a fun and FREE class open to the community and children of all ages. Light refreshments and open registration for Adult and Youth Ballroom/Latin programs. (See the side bar for class schedules.) * LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE * Gift someone creatively and gift yourself because you deserve it! Purchase any PRIVATE LESSON PACKAGE and receive a COMPLIMENTARY lesson for yourself. (valid thru Dec. 30,2011)