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Summer Festival

Afro-Latin@ Diaspora

Two-Week Summer Dance Intensive

July 7-18, 2014

Week 1: July 7-10, 2014

Urban-Latino Dance Styles Workshop led by Ana Maria Alvarez, artistic director of the LA-based Urban-Latin@ dance company, contra-tiempo

Week 2: July 13-18, 2014

Two-hour classes in Afro-Cuban, Afro-Brazilian, Capeoria, Latin dance styles, Bomba y Plena, Samba, Hip-Hop and House dance styles

Two-day, three-hour performance workshop

One-day symposium with local and international guest scholars

Dance jams and performance opportunities for intensive participants

Performances by special guest artists

Special guest artists and scholars to be announced


Registration begins March 10, 2014; closes May 12, 2014

Credit-seeking students may register during early enrollment period

Non-credit enrollment is limited; on a first-come, first-served basis

Call 312.369.7044 for housing information