Class dates: THURSDAYS: MAY 24th, MAY 31st, JUNE 7th, JUNE 14th, JUNE 28th
**JUNE 14th special time - 6:00-7:00p**
Cost: $10 Adults • $5 Seniors & Youth
KUKUWA® African Dance Workout is a low-impact/high energy style of fitness choreographed to target your cardiovascular system, improve your fitness level, and pump fun into your veins! It is open to participants of all fitness levels and dance experiences. You will burn 1,000 calories while moving your arms, waist, hips, and legs to a blend of African rhythms! Meet us on the floor and get ready to "move your boombsey®" as we travel through Africa without a passport!
Family Oriented & Child Friendly
Classes taught by: Nicole Shanté
A little about Nicole Shanté:
Nicole recently moved to Pittsburgh from Brooklyn to pursue her Masters in Fine Arts in Poetry at The University of Pittsburgh. She is a collage of Midwest accents, Southern hospitality, and East Coast grit. Her movement work utilizes 14 years of dance experience in ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop, and African dance. She founded Poetry in Motion, a summer dance collective in Sumter, SC and has coached two competitive youth dance teams: Dynamic All-Starz 2 in Milwaukee, WI and Young Empire in Brooklyn, NY. Clark Atlanta University's Dance Theater has also featured nicole shanté's choreography. She launched a freelance twerk fitness class series in New York City, under the belief that twerking is a radical form of community healing and resistance. nicole shanté has been a certified KUKUWA® instructor since 2016 and is excited to bring African dance fitness to the Legacy Arts Project!