Professional Latin dancers, instructors and founding directors of international Latin dance company (VIDA LATINA DANCE CO.), Lenny and Mio will be in Malaysia in November 2013 to do volunteer work for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Lenny Baeza (Santiago, Chile) and Mio Takagi (Hiroshima, Japan) met in Brisbane, Australia during year 2002 and established VIDA LATINA DANCE CO. They opened their own studio in Brisbane in year 2005 and most recently opened VIDA LATINA Osaka, Japan in year 2011. It gives this company a growth and foundation for great teaching worldwide.
Lenny and Mio are professional dancers and choreographers and produced theatrical Latin dance shows. They have traveled all over Australia, New Zealand and Japan for workshops and shows. Currently living in Osaka, Japan, Lenny and Mio teach Salsa, Zouk, Bachata and Samba regularly at their studio. They are known as highly skilled Acrobatic Salsa and Zouk dancers and as the pioneers of Zouk dance in Japan.
So do not miss out in this opportunity to learn from such great instructors and be inspired to do better! Details are below:
- Date: 21-Nov-2013 (Thursday)
- Time: 9.00pm – 10.30pm
- Venue: SalsaJay Dance Academy
- Fee: RM30/pax (RM40 for walk-ins)
- Agenda: Lifts and Tricks Workshop
Please note that 100% of the fees collected will be donated to UNHCR to help the refugee children.
Learning expectation wise, aside from new lifts, the workshop will also cover the proper techniques in executing the moves. Some of the areas covered are:
- Core strength – How do you use it?
- Partner connection – How does it work?
- Timing and technique – Why do we need it?
- Fitness – Is it important?
So, for all those of you who aspire to lift or be lifted, do not miss this golden opportunity to learn from both Lenny and Mio. For those of you who are unable to attend the workshop but would like to make a charitable donation to support both Lenny and Mio’s cause, you are more than encouraged to do so!
For all registration and donation inquiry, please contact Jeamie at +60 12 390 0048 or Pip at +60 12 250 6664
See you guys at the charity workshop!
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