Late Nights: Kizouk Dance Night
Jan 05, 2024
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kizomba is a partner dance that originated in Angola, West Africa, deriving from traditional Semba dance. Kizomba has branched into a family of dances, including Kizomba, Urbankiz, Kizomba Fusion and more. Kizomba Roanoke is a new addition to Roanoke, with regular kizomba classes and socials.
Brazilian Zouk originated in Brazil in the 1990s and is largely influenced by lambada, bolero, samba & more. This Latin partner dance that has spread all over the world. Zoukumi has been hosting dance events and connecting local dancers with out of town dancers and instructors.
Come take a basic Kizomba and Zouk lesson and then practice your new moves on the dance floor! No experience necessary!
5:30-6:00pm Basic Kizomba Lesson with Breccia of Kizomba Roanoke
6:00-6:30pm Basic Zouk Lesson with Ophelia of Zoukumi
6:30-8:30pm Open dancing with DJ Yuki Chan & Breccia
Drinks will be available for purchase and the galleries will be open until 9pm.
Free and open to all – this is an event you don’t want to miss!