Studio Grand is offering classes taught by La Tania, an award winning master teacher/choreographer/dancer with 30 years of experience. Intended for children from ages 6 to 12, classes will focus on the style and technique of Spanish Flamenco, with students learning proper posture, vocabulary in Spanish, the arm and hand movements known as braceo, footwork technique and flamenco rhythms, palmas (hand-clapping), turns, traveling steps and choreography combinations suited to the students.
Workshop Session is 7 classes
What to Wear
Girls: If a total beginner any comfortable long or knee high full skirt and sturdy shoes with chunky heels and covered toe/heel. If the student continues with flamenco they must eventually purchase a flamenco shoe. Locallywww.sfdancewear.com in San Francisco sells flamenco shoes (girls only). Skirts may be purchased from a local seamstress Kris that specializes in flamenco attire www.sketsamoda.com
Boys: Comfortable pants and hard sole shoes. To purchase mens flamenco boots the best option is mexican folkloric boots www.karinashoes.com