Zapateado & Faldeo (Footwork & Skirtwork) Class

Wednesday -
September
09,
2020
6:30pm EST

Associate Artistic Director, Grisel Pren Monje, will teach a fun zapateado and faldeo (footwork and skirt work) for the whole family!

Directora Artística Asociada, Grisel Pren Monje, nos enseñará una clase de zapateado y faldeo para toda la familia!

 

Grisel Pren Monje was born and raised in Cancun, Mexico and always had a strong, passionate love for dance. She began dance training at a young age in local dance studios and the Casa de la Cultura Mexico. She was a professional dancer and entertainer in many of the Resorts in the Riviera Maya. Beginning in 2007, she studied at Broadway Dance Center under the International student program, Steps on Broadway, and The Alvin Ailey School. She performed with Arthur Aviles Typical Theater Company, Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, Legros Cultural Arts, and appeared as a dancer in music videos produced by Weras Music and Tiny Baby Giants. Ms. Pren Monje made her Off Broadway debut in 2012 with “Zapata! The Musical” at the New York Musical Festival, where she played the role of Curandera and served as Dance Captain and Assistant to the Choreographer. Her training, teaching and performance skills are varied among Classical Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Mexican Folk Dance and many Latin styles. She is currently a Teaching Artist with the Society of the Educational Arts and, most recently, she completed the Mexican Folk Dance Teacher certification from the Ballet Folklorico de Mexico de Amalia Hernandez.

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