Traditional Filipino Dance Workshop with Tanya Nuchols
Location: DC / Friendship Heights
Tanya Nuchols (She/Her)
About This Class
Join Tanya Nuchols on the third Sunday of the month for a Traditional Filipino Dance Workshop! This introductory class, perfect for the whole family, will cover three dances of the Philippines:
Tinikling (bamboo dance) is an upbeat dance from the Visayan region, traditionally using two sliding bamboo poles that the dancers hop in and out of, resembling the movements of a Tikling bird.
Pandango Sa Ilaw (Fandango of Light) is a Spanish-Filipino folk dance from the Mindoro region, that uses small candles balanced on the dancer’s head and hands. (Participants can use unlit candles or small paper cups.)
Malong Malong (Muslim skirt dance) is a solemn, graceful dance demonstrating the many uses of the traditional garment worn in the Mindanao region. (participants can use a large towel or folded sheet).
This workshop is open to ages 8 and up. All attendees must purchase a ticket for this event.
This is an in-person class at CityDance @ Friendship Heights, 5207 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington DC 20015.
In order to receive a full value gift certificate you must call 48 hours prior to the event. No show/no call = no credit. If there is a threat of inclement weather or if the event has low attendance, it may be subject to cancellation. In this case, you will be given a credit to attend a future class of equal value.