$15 West African Master Classes in L.A., $12 Soho Technique Classes and More!

November 8, 2007

Straight outta West Africa . . . to the West Coast! Former Le Ballet du Senegal dancers Mariama Basse & Babacar N’Diaye are coming to Los Angeles to teach master West African dance workshops for just $15. Styles include Djembe, Kutiro, and Sabar; you won’t want to miss out! It’s November 14 and 16 at Dancer’s Studio. Email for details here. It’s tango time! As part of their Latin America Cultural Week, the New York-based Pan American Musical Arts Research (PAMAR) presents Tango Intimo. Directed by Valeria Solomonoff, it explores the experience of negotiating the dance floor and its web of relationships while searching for a partner. It runs November 15, 18, 23, and 25. Tickets start at $20! Reserve today by calling 212-225-9920! Contemporary dancers rejoice! Bill Young/ Collen Thomas and Dancers is offering classes at Soho’s One Hundred Grand Studio throughout the month of November for a whopping $12 per class! Teachers include Jennifer Nugent, Jimena Paz, and Faye Driscoll, who made the list for our “25 to Watch” for 2007. Don’t let this opportunity dance by. For more info, click here.