Katherine Dunham: Legacy & Technique with Penny Godboldo
Sunday, February 17 from 11:00am – 1:30pm ($18)
Cumbe: Center for African and Diaspora Dance
558 Fulton Street (right by Flatbush Ave.), 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Discover the Katherine Dunham Technique and the joy of dance in a special extended 2 1/2-hour master class with Penny Godboldo. In the first half-hour, Penny will give a talk on the legacy of Katherine Dunham. Then you will explore the folkloric tradition of Dunham in Haitian, Cuban, Brazilian, and African American dance in a comprehensive class that includes a traditional warm up, center floor sequence, series of progressions, and breathing exercises. You will enjoy a class that starts out centered and meditative that gradually becomes high-spirited and powerful as you learn the “Dunham way of life.” With amazing live drumming.