Be ready to experience the high spirit and mesmerizing energy of Brazilian dance and music with the world renowned Samba legend, Edilson Lima!!!
This is a fantastic Brazilian Samba two-hour masterclass that will introduce you to the basic samba steps as well as coordinating body movements with the fast rhythms of Brazilian samba, Batucada and its styles.
Great class for those who wish to learn and master the diversity of Samba styles. Also, great for ballroom samba dancers, Latin dancers, Zumba instructors, and for returning samba aficionados who want extra practice and more knowledge about the fast paced footwork, shakes, turns and tricks.
We advise you to bring a towel and water, you’ll break a sweat while learning and having fun.
Edilson Lima is a professional Dancer, dance instructor, choreographer and performer from the TV stations in Brazil, performing in several Musicals and shows, he also has performed and taught classes in Switzerland, France, Germany and Italy, here in the U.S he is a well-recognized Performer traveling to the different cities leading many workshops.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity, one day only masterclass!
Professional dancer, Edilson Lima was born and raised in Brazil. He has been dancing since the age of 12, and has trained extensively, dedicating his life to teaching and performing. Edilson’s dance background stems from ballet, jazz and modern dance. He is recognized for teaching the Brazilian dances of Samba, Pagode, Lambada, Forró, and Batucada. He is also known for his knowledge of fitness through classes like Step, Cardio Funk, and Lamba Aerobica.
Edilson has worked with the Best Dancers, Choreographers, Actors, Producers, Directors, Singers, and Musicians in his native Country Brazil, after several TV Shows, Commercials, Musicals, Performances, Workshops, Edilson has been established as one of the most incredible entertainers. He is a High spirited and outgoing Brazilian performer and Instructor. Edilson, has performed in Geneva Switzerland, Cannes and Nice France, and Hamburg Germany, Today he is a well recognized and honored Entertainer and performer in Chicago, where he leads the Samba 1 Brazilian Dance group and also works for Chicago Samba Band performing all over the U.S. He’s also an incredible experienced Teacher working for schools and Universities in Chicago, Edilson’s Sambody’s DVD brazilian workout won the Telly’s Award for outstanding work. Multi tasking as a Interpreter, Portuguese Teacher and Entertainer, Edilson is definitely one of the greatest Brazilian representatives in the U.S.