Afro-Cuban Dance Workshop

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00pmSerkin Dance Studio

Workshop with Ricarrdo Valentine

Join Brooklyn-based dancer, choreographer, and current Marlboro student Ricarrdo Valentine for this free workshop to get your inner dancer moving to the rhythm. Ricarrdo uses art as a vehicle for activism. His education includes Urban Bush Women: Summer Leadership Institute, Bates Dance Festival, and Earl Mosely Institute of the Arts. He has presented his choreography at Bates Dance Festival, Brooklyn Museum, El Museo de Barro and LaGuardia Community College, Port au prince, Haiti, Mazatlán, Mexico and other spaces in the United States of America. Ricarrdo continues to collaborate and work with Christal Brown/INspirit, Edisa Weeks/Delirious Dance, Paloma McGregor, Dante Brown/Warehouse Dance, Malcolm Low/Formal Structure, Jill Sigman/Thinkdance, Ni'Ja Whitson-Adebanjo/NWA project, Andre Zachary/RPG  and Emily Berry/B3W. He is the co-founder of Brother(hood) Dance! In addition, Ricarrdo is the 2015 Dance/USA DILT mentee and 2015/16 Dancing While Black Fellow. Photo by: Johnathan Hsu

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