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Afro-Brazilian at ODC Dance

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351 Shotwell St, San Francisco, CA, 94110
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Born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, Tania Santiago grew up in the heart of African-influenced Brazil. She has taught, danced, and choreographed for the most well known companies in Brazil. Tania has also extensively studied other forms of dance such as Jazz, Ballet, West African, Afro-Cuban, and Modern dance. She spent six years working with Olodum, a highly respected and internationally acknowledged Bloco Afro in Brazil. Tania also choreographed and performed for Olodum on television, at concerts, and at music festivals. Since 1997, Tania has been teaching classes and giving workshops in California, New York, Hawaii, Florida, and Vancouver, Canada. She has been an artist in residence at various school programs in San Francisco as well as a featured teacher at the Brazil Camp in Northern California. Suggested attire: comfortable clothing that you can easily move in (e.g. tank tops, t-shirts, shorts, sweats, yoga pants). Class is danced in bare feet.

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How to prepare

Bring a photo ID for check-in. Wear loose, comfortable clothing that you can easily dance in and see your alignment and movement. Recommended Footwear: Contemporary, Modern Rhythms: barefoot. Fusion Rhythms, Hip Hop, House Dance: supportive sneakers Tap: Tap Shoes Ballet: Ballet Shoes Flamenco: Flamenco Shoes or Hard-soled shoes with a thick-heel. No open-toe sandals allowed. No black/rubber soled shoes allowed in studios.

How to get there

Check in at 351 Shotwell. It is between 17th and 18th street, NOT on the corner.

Studio amenities

Lockers, mats, showers

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Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Fun class, Greta workout! Choreography is taught fairly quickly though, so not a good class for anyone who had not taken any sort of dance class before.
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Super fun!
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
This was my first time taking the class and it was so much fun. Great community and Tania is an attentive instructor that makes sure we understand the nuances of the choreography.
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Class was fun and upbeat and you dance to live drumming!
Afro-Brazilian with Robbie
Amazing!!!!
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Loved it big time!, I really treasure this experience, so much beauty and workout, this is amazing, thank you Classpass!
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Love this fast pace class! Tania pushes you to dance your best & breaks down each move! Not for the faint of heart.
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
Choreography is taught for 4 weeks. If you come at the end of the month, you might be a little lost. Don't worry because Tania is patient and amazing to beginners.
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
This class is incredible!! Tania is a master of organizing, energizing and choreographing a great class. Not for beginners, she is very much a "learn by doing" instructor and you need to have a foundation before going into this class.
Afro-Brazilian with Tania
A little too advanced for me

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