Thursday, November 29, 2012

#DANCE a Season of whirls & twirls

Enjoying the ride of this season's whirls and twirls, catching
every beat, not to miss a step. A burst of #DANCE excitement
on the scene and although there's many, I invite you to join 
in these below.... in shared #DANCE spirit!

~R. Califa
Nzo.Califa: califa510 Dance works
"...where DANCE lives and SPIRIT”


LATIN DANCE GROOVES "…spiritually uplifting dance experience where we focus 
on finding the joy of dance! Join us and experience the richness of Latin culture!

Elizabeth Soberanes teamed w/ Regina Califa
ODC/ Rhythm & Motion 351 Shotwell / nr. 18th St
Wednesday  6:45p-8:15p
Saturday       1:30p-3:00p
Oakland, CA | Dec. 6th – Thursday!
lo Maximo! Cultura Afro Peruana
Master Workshops in Cajon and Dance from PERU
Malonga Casquelourd CFA
1428 Alice st, 3rd floor Studio "E"
Cajón  6:30p-8p       Javier Gordillo
Dance 8:00p-9:30p Peta Robles Izquierdo
Co-presented by Fua Dia Congo and Congo SQ West Kinship Society
Mil Gracias a De Rompe y Raja Cultural Association.

On Facebook "LIKE" these groups in support of their works
·      De Rompe y Raja Cultural Association
·      Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts
or join group
·      Fua Dia Congo Performing Arts Company
DEC. 14th-Friday | 5:00p - 9:45p
Omulu Capoeira Guanabara
Oakland, CA – Kintuari Chapter
Malonga Center 1428 Alice St,
2nd flr, Studio A | Oakland, CA
5:00p-6:00p FREE Youth Capoeira Open House w/Instructor Busca Hé
6:00p-7:00p Maculelê with Professor Espantalho
7:00p-8:30p Afro Samba Traditions with Regina Califa
8:30p-9:45p End of the Year Roda with Grand Mestre Preguiça

$30 ALL Access
$20 [ Maculele + Afro Samba only ]
$15 drop-in
More info: 510-921-2532 |
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Omulu Capoeira Guanabara - Hayward & Oakland

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Friday, November 23, 2012

Lo Maximo! Afro Peruana Baile & Cajon!

Master Artists of Cultura Afro Peruana 

#Dance-fiyah Special delivery from Lima, PERU ala Dynamo Javier Manuel Gordillo Barrera y @Peta Robles Izquierdo, Cajonera of sweet-thunder! Afro Peruvian Cajon [6:30p] Dance [8p] & ] Master workshops @ The Malonga Casquelourd Center for The Arts. KINship'd by Fua Dia Congo Performing Arts Company Congo SQ West Kinship Society De Rompe y Raja Cultural Association *lo maximo!

Malonga Center - Oakland, CA USA

Sunday, August 5, 2012

#DANCE up Summer Shine!

***Join me in the Spirit of Dance, Training & Transformation***

WED. AUG. [month] THE BEAT* "Brazilian" @7P 2560 9th St/Dwight
*Learning movement style of Northeast Brasil & Samba Jazz styles
~sending special Love of healing transformation to Isaura & Family

FRI.   AUG. 3rd OAK-Omulu Capoeira Batizado Afro-Samba Dance Traditions

Join Califa @Malonga Center 2nd floor:  8p-9:30p LIVE Drums

SAT. AUG. 4th Latin Dance Grooves SF-ODC/ Rhythm&Motion 1p-2:30p
Honored to hone space 4 Founder/Instructor Elizabeth Soberanes RETURN!

MON. Latin Dance Grooves @Mission Cult. 6p-7:30p
 SF/BAY. Join Me w/Bianca Coleman bringing Dance-Fitness calibrations
 & Brasilian Carnaval Dance sensations

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

#DANCE Bloco y Afoxe

BLOCO y AFOXE taught by 
yours truly, R. Califa & Asatu Musunama to teach 
with a femme-fierced Bateria, percussionists w/guest leaders to provoke the swingue y sway, to Rock the Malonga, Restore & provide Relief! Join in good Spirit aligned. HOT: Sunday [JUL.15th] my SiSTAR-kin Dandha da Hora* of SambaDA & Ile Aiye joins us as guest Bateria leader, ushering Axe' Ile Aiye grooves!

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

#DANCE Docket - Summer Solstice 2012

Greetings Dance Devotees;

A Grand Salute to You and yours this Summer Solstice Season - and in the midst of your ebbs and flow, I hope that WE Dance - TOGETHER. And with a big smile, I have truly enjoyed stepping UP my DANCE service and share with you the offerings of my next works - it is an exciting season please mark these dates to your dockets.

in shared DANCE kinship
R. Califa
Nzo.Califa: califa510 Dance works
"...where DANCE lives and SPIRIT moves!" 


Mon. Latin Dance Grooves @Mission Cult. 6p-7:30p
SF/BAY- Join me & Bianca bringing Dance-Fitness calibrations
& Brasilian Carnaval Dance sensations "Pure Dance Rapture"

Wed. THE BEAT* "Brazilian"@7p | 2560 9th St/ Dwight St Berkeley- june /august = R. Califa  | July = Asatu Musunama
FRI-SUN. JUNE 22-24 Ethnic Dance Festival w/ De Rompe y Raja "FINALE" | San Francisco, CA 
Yerba Buena Center - Novellus Theater

Sun. JULY 15th -@12:30p Afro-Cuban/Brasilian w/Califa & Asatu
OAK- LIVE Drum Battery-Bateria / Malonga Center *portion of proceeds to be donated

Fri. AUG. 3rd  Omulu Capoeira Batizado| Afro-Samba Dance Traditions| OAK-w/ Califa @Malonga Center -8p-9:30p LIVE Drums