WORKSHOPS – FEB 28 & 29
at Drop In Dance Winnipeg (1381 Portage Ave)
Moving Inspirations Dance Festival 2020 created & produced by NAfro Dance Productions will be presenting TWO WORKSHOPS open to all!
Please join us at Drop In Dance Winnipeg as two of our very exciting guest artists share their cutting edge styles, expertise & passion with you!
FRIDAY, FEB 28 5:30-6:30pm
MIKHAIL ‘VENOM’ MORRIS Artistic Director of KETCH DI VYBZ based in Vancouver will be heating up Winnipeg with his self developed unique Jamaican Dancehall style! Mikhail’s classes are in high demand as he is a professionally trained dancer, choreographer & performer who is exceptionally skilled. Check him out on Instagram @venomaliance. Note- Indoor runners are needed for this class.
SATURDAY, FEB 29 11am-12pm
PULGA MUCHOCHOMA originally from Mozambique, Africa & now based in Toronto teaches a fusion of traditional African Dance & Contemporary/ Modern. Pulga dances professionally with Toronto Dance Theatre & continues to work with an impressive list of Canadian choreographers. Pulga is a sought after dancer & choreographer known to share ‘his great love of dance that radiates out of every pore of his body’! https://www.pulgadance.com/bio
We are SO pleased to be able to bring these GUEST ARTISTS into the studio with you! REGISTRATION will be done before class upon your arrival. Please leave yourself enough time to complete this & be able to enjoy the full class.
COST: $20 CASH per class
MASTERCLASSES – FRIDAY, FEB 28th
at The School of Contemporary Dancers
Moving Inspirations Dance Festival 2020 created & produced by NAfro Dance Productions will be presenting TWO MASTERCLASSES open to professionals.
Please join us at The School of Contemporary Dancers as we partner with The School to experience the wealth of knowledge, creativity & inspiration that our guest teacher/artists are bringing to Winnipeg!
9:30-11am / FRI, Feb 28 – ZAB MABOUNGOU is the founder & Artistic Director of the unique Contemporary Dance Company Zab Moboungou/ Compagnie Danse Nyata Nyata from Montreal. A leader in her field in both creation & teaching she is recognized as a renowned teacher. Zab’s deep knowledge of rhythms based on traditional African Dance bring for her a new way of defining the art of Contemporary Dance. Zab Maboungou/Compagnie Danse Nyata Nyata
Class accompanied by ELLI MILLER MABOUNGOU. Elli learned to drum before he could walk. Elli performs, accompanies & teaches professionally in Canada & abroad. He formed the Afro-Jazz group Jazzamboka who received the Stingray award at the 2017 Montreal International Jazz Festival. He continues to play for many well known Montreal bands.
11am-12:30pm / FRI, Feb 28 – KEVIN ORMSBY founder & Artistic Director of KasheDance based in Toronto is known for his ‘virtuoso performances’ & extremely athletic & expressive choreography & style. His fusion of vocabularies creates a truly contemporary voice while while demanding technical brilliance.
We look forward to sharing this exciting opportunity with Winnipeg’s Professional Dance Community!