In this workshop Leo with will be showing the roots of samba and its influences on other Brazilian dances. He will be showing dances like samba de roda, samba no pé pagode baiano and samba reggae.
Bio: Leo da Paixao started dance, theater and music at an early age in Salvador, Brazil. Although he started to dance as a child just for fun, by the age of 14 years, he was dancing and performing in his community. Leo has had the opportunity to study a wide range of dances like different styles of samba, forró, salsa, zouk and others. One of Leo’s favorite activities is to teach and share his passion with people who want to learn how to dance.