Thursdays 6:00 – 7:30pm
Dance of Brazil was founded by Marsea Marquis and has offered community dance classes in Santa Cruz, California since 1995. Classes are infused with music and dance elements drawing from Brazilian dance styles such as Samba no Pé, Samba de Roda, Samba Afro, Maracatu and dance influences highlighting movement from Cuba, Trinidad, Tobago and beyond. Come connect and invigorate your body, mind and spirit with our high-energy, dance fitness classes!
Marsea is a vibrant instructor with 25 years of experience in dance and music, studying and performing with native masters from Brazil, Haiti, Cuba, Trinidad, West and South Africa. She is also the founder and director of “Tropicalismo~Latin Dance Cabaret” a performance company specializing in dances from Brazil, Cuba and Trinidad. As part of her dedication to the study of dance, Marsea travels frequently to Brazil for intensive study to keep current with the movement.
$12-$15 sliding scale.