About this event
Learn how to Make That Drum Talk!® We are thrilled to be back in person! In this 8 week workshop dance series you will learn ( or Freshen up)how to dance Bomba basic Rhythms ( Sica, Yuba, Guembe, Holandes), timing, figure, piquetes (markings) and Bomba’s history! Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Milteri is a professional dancer, master educator, scholar, and renowned bombera who has learned and performed from the elders in Puerto Rico and has been teaching Bomba for 20 years! This is a class open to all levels, no prior experience needed! Come learn and dance Bomba Puertorriquena!
For ages 13 and up!
COVID 19 MANDATES:
*ALL participating students will need to wear masks for their and colleagues safety. Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. At least one parent or one legal guardian must stay for the reminder of the class on site.
Upon entry to the building, the temperature will be checked. Parents vaccinated must show proof of vaccination or most recent negative covid tests every time entering the POINT.
This is to ensure continued safety for all!
CLASS SCHEDULE: Meeting the following Saturdays: October 16, 23, 30th. November 6, 13 and 20. December 4 and 11th.
Attire: Dress comfortably (jeans, jogger pants, sweaters, sneakers). We do recommend the Bomba Skirt you can shop at www.bombacaribbeanskirts.com.
*there is limited occupancy due to the ongoing pandemic* We do encourage all students to participate in the entire 8 week workshop for a successful learning progression!
*In Class Presentation on the last day!*
The 8 week workshop is FREE! We do encourage a ONE TIME $10.00 donation upon registration. Proceeds go to the organization’s continued effort in providing high end cultural programming for the community at large!
*****Gracias!!! Thank You for supporting our FREE programming, Now in its 16th year!!!*****
LET’S CONTINUE TO MAKE THAT DRUM TALK!®
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