Faculty Profile Liethis Hechavarria

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    Liethis Hechavarria

    Afro Cuban

    Thursdays 6:00-7:30PM


    Originally from Santiago De Cuba, Ms. Hechavarria received her early training as a dancer with Danys “La Mora” Perez Prades director of OyuOro Afro Cuban experimental ensemble in New York City and Sergio Hechavarria Gallardo director of Folklorico de Oriente, Cutumba.

    Class Description

    This class is a combination of dance in this exciting range of traditional folkloric dances from Cuba with origins in West and Central Africa and even Haiti. You will learn Orisha dances form the Yoruba , Palo from Cong and Arará from Dahomey The class will also delve into Rumba and popular styles such as comparsa and merengue.
                    Week of: May 20, 2019 - May 26, 2019
    African Based I Djoniba Dance Centre
    Times Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
    6:00PM - 7:30PM         New Class!
    Open Afro Cuban
    Liethis Hechavarria