The Department of Dance welcomes Brazilian master teacher, choreographer, and performer Vera Passos for a 10-day residency. The residency includes two public masterclasses on April 5 offered free to the Charlotte community.
5:00-6:30 pm Silvestre Dance Technique: Silvestre Dance Technique is a modern dance form with influences from Capoeira, yoga, Dunham, Graham, Horton, ballet, Odissi, and traditional Indigenous and Afro-Brazilian dances.
6:45-8:00 pm Afro-Brazilian Dance: Afro-Brazilian dances are derived from the Yoruba, Akan, Bantu, and Angola cultures of West Africa.
For more information or to register, please contact Tamara Williams.