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NYC BRAZILIAN ZOUK MONDAYS w/ Shane & Rini
Jan 23 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Feb 20, 2023
Starting Monday January 16th, Shane Rasnak will be teaching a 6-week series of classes in Brazilian Zouk in the heart of New York City!!
Join us every Monday evening at Ripley Grier studios in Manhattan to grow your skills in this beautiful dance and make new friends in the Brazilian Zouk community.
BRAZILIAN ZOUK LEVEL 2 (7-8pm)
For beginner to intermediate Zouk dancers who want to build on their basics and enjoy social dancing with confidence. If you’ve learned the fundamentals and want to keep progressing to the next level – with more moves and a deeper understanding of Zouk technique – this series is for you!
This series is designed for those who have completed our 8-week Level 1 Series or taken regular classes with other Brazilian Zouk instructors for 2 months or more.
BRAZILIAN ZOUK LEVEL 3 (8-9pm)
For intermediate Zouk dancers who want to expand their social dancing repertoire with more advanced moves, including head movement and tilted turns. We’ll explore how to add upper body movement to your basics to enjoy more exciting, dynamic, and fun movements on the dance floor.
This series is designed for those who have completed our 8-week Level 2 Series or taken regular classes with other Brazilian Zouk instructors for 4 months or more.
You do not need to bring a partner for either level. Participants will rotate partners throughout each class.
Looking for Level 1?
If you are beginning your Zouk journeys or want a refresher course on the fundamentals, please reach out to us and we can refer you to beginner classes with other instructors in NYC.
6-week Progressive Classes on Monday Nights, Weekly from January 16th
Level 2 Brazilian Zouk Level 2 (Intermediate): 7-8pm
Level 3 Brazilian Zouk (Int to Advanced): 8pm-9pm
DATES & LOCATION:
1/16 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17U
1/23 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17N (Different Room)
1/30 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17U
2/6 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17U
2/13 10/31 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17U
2/20 10/31 Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, Studio 17U
– 6 Week Level 2 Only $125
– 6 Week Level 3 Only $125
– 6 Week Both Levels $239
We accept drop-ins, however these classes are designed to be progressive so we highly recommend signing up for the full series to get the most out of it.
1 Class = $20
2 Classes = $35
ABOUT SHANE RASNAK
Shane Rasnak has been a devoted student of Brazilian Zouk in NYC since 2014, and has been teaching Zouk for over six years. He was certified as a Zouk Instructor by Kim Rottier of Zouk NY, and trained for over five years in Zouk & Lambada under Ryel Velandia and Jessica Lamdon of ZenZouk.
Shane is the organizer of a weekly social in Manhattan on Thursday nights called the NYC Senior Zouk Social, has taught at several international Zouk festivals, and has performed for audiences at numerous dance festivals including NYC, Boston, Miami, DC, Atlantic City, and Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.
For this series Shane will be assisted by Rini Martinez.
Connect with Shane on IG @shane_zouk
ON DEMAND ONLINE CLASSES:
To supplement in-person classes and learn even faster, you can find classes in our online library. You do not need a partner to practice.
▶︎ Brazilian Zouk
▶︎ Solo Movement and Conditioning
If you are a student for our in-person classes, PM us for a discount code!
Learn more at www.zenzouklibrary.com
Both masks and vaccination for Covid-19 is encouraged but not required for attending classes.