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Learn a traditional dance outdoors

Learn a traditional dance outdoors

Duration:3.5 hour total |||| 3.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English and Portuguese
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About your host

I'm Brazilian—born and raised in Rio. I run a blog in which I share tips on the culture and nightlife scene in Rio. Dancing forró has changed my life for the better, and I became passionate about it. As much as I love samba, Brazilian music is way more than that, which is why I've designed this experience. Let's dance?
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What we’ll do

Rio is not all about samba, in this experience you'll learn to dance forró. Before we start, I will tell you about forró and what this music and dancing style is about. I won't bore you with historical dates and small details—I'll give you a bit of context while I also get to know you better. You will learn the basic steps with professional teachers in the first part of the class, and then you'll…

What else you should know

In case it rains, the experience will be cancelled, unfortunately. There is a place to store your belongings, so don't worry about that. The dance doesn't require much physical effort.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Water
Tickets
Class with professionals

Where you'll be

We will meet in a subway station and then head to the class, which takes place in a public square. Rio is meant to be enjoyed outside, so there's no better place to have this experience.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest Requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

In case it rains, the experience will be cancelled, unfortunately. There is a place to store your belongings, so don't worry about that. The dance doesn't require much physical effort.

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Manuela
Learn a traditional dance outdoors
New experience
£8/person
New experience
£8/person