FLAMENCO KIDS w/Josie LaRiccia

This is wonderful class to introduce children to Flamenco.  It covers all of the arm and hand movements, heelwork, palmas, marking steps, castanets, mini choreographies and fun with props such as the shawl and fan.

FLAMENCO DANCE:  BEGINNER TECHNIQUE & DRILLS w/Josie LaRiccia

A regional dance from Southern Spain developed by the gypsies and Andalusians characterized by various heelwork rhythms and expressive lyrical arms which demonstrates the passionate Spanish temperament.  Class consists of braceo (arm and hand movements), marcajes (marking steps), zapateo (heelwork), palmas (hand-clapping).  Focus is on proper body line to capture the beauty and essence of Spanish character.

FLAMENCO DANCE:  INTERMEDIATE CHOREOGRAPHY w/Rebeca Tomas

"Take your dancing to the next level" with Rebeca!  An excellent warm-up with technique and drills.  Learn beautiful and challenging choreographies for tablao style Flamenco.  Performance opportunities are available for the serious student.  

CASTANETS & SEVILLANAS w/Josie LaRiccia (Different Location)

Explore this exciting percussive element of Flamenco and learn the beautiful rhythmic instrument which is an accompaniment to classic Spanish dances, especially Sevillanas.  Students learn numerous castanet exercises and "Las Sevillanas" which is the national dance of Spain.

Westchester Flamenco Meetup - Ole!