WELCOME TO A COURSE IN AFRO-DANCE/MOZAMBICAN STYLE WITH MOZAMBICAN DANCER NANDO VALOI!
The Mozambican dances are joyful and energetic, incorporating challenging footwork to fantastic rhythms from the southern parts of the African continent. The dances bring you happiness to both mind and body and challenge you physically with strong movements.
IF YOU WANT A PHYSICAL CHALLENGE OR IF YOU AIM TO DEVELOP YOUR DANCE, EITHER WAY, THIS COURSE IS FOR YOU! LIVE MUSIC AND PURE DANCE JOY EVERY CLASS!
This semester the Mozambican dance course will be organized by Nando Valoi's Dance in the beautiful and spacious dance space at Studio8 centrally located at Torsgatan 8A.
Before the course starts everyone is welcome to a TRY-OUT CLASS for only 100kr on Wednesday, Aug 30, 18.00-19.30!
(pls make sure you sign-up for this class by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org)
DETAIL COURSE INFO:
LOCATION: Studio8, Torsgatan 8A
WHEN: Wednesdays 18.00-19.30
LEVEL: mixed level
COURSE STARTS: September 6 (12 classes with a break week 44)
PRICE: 2500kr (12classes x 1,5h)
DROP IN: 250kr
Email full name, personal number and phone number to email@example.com and pay the sign-up fee by swishing 1000kr to 073 743 57 72 (write moz-course) The remaining cost for the course can be paid the 31 of September at the latest.
(If you would miss any class during the semester you have the opportunity to re-take that class in Nando's Afro-House course at Danskollektivet on Mondays)
VERY WELCOME TO YOU ALL, HOPE TO SEE MANY OF YOU THIS FAL!!! HOYO-HOYO!!!
Nando has danced since he was a very young and has worked as a professional dancer and choreographer for many years. He is a former member of the well-known dance company Milorho and is one of the founders and choreographers of the recognized company, Hodi Maputo Afro Swing. Not only is Nando a very experienced dancer of the traditional Mozambican dance but he is also a Lindy Hop dancer and an Ambassador for Franky Manning Foundation in Mozambique. Recently he and his dance company produced a dance project where Lindyhop & Traditional Mozambican dance met in an extraordinary and interesting fusion. Nando is a strong dancer and is a very likeable, pedagogic and humble teacher filled with positive energy in his way of teaching.
About Nando Valoi's Dance, the organisation:
In Sweden, Nando has created Nando Valoi's Dance, an organization that aims to spread and share the Mozambican culture in wester countries through dance and music. In addition, Nando Valoi's Dance aims to create an exchange and connection between the traditional African dances and the swing dances and the modern dances such as Afro-House to create a greater understanding of the origin of the dances and as a way to connect to the roots in the growth and development of newer dances. Nandos work in Nando Valoi's Dance reflects his passion of sharing the rich cultures of Mozambique and his drive to promote and spread its beautiful and strong dances. In this work, the organization works closely with talented dancers and curators sharing this drive. Nando Valoi's Dance strongly believe in the importance of sharing the African culture and history through the dance in order to develop a greater understanding of the past and to create a strong platform to stand on when looking forward.
NANDO ALSO TEACHES AFRO-HOUSE IN STOCKHOLM:
-MONDAYS 17.30 at Danskollektivet (mixed level)
-TUESDAYS 18.35 at Urkraft (beginners)
-THURSDAYS 17.00 at Urkraft (intermediate)
IF YOU HAVE KIDS WHO WANT TO DANCE NANDO ALSO HAS KIDS CLASSES AT DANSKOLLEKTIVET (theme: world dance)
FOR MORE INFO GO TO WWW.NANDOVALOI.COM/CLASSES