Open Hip Hop Workshop with Ufitia Sagapolutele (Beginner)
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Sat 10 Nov 2018, 04:00 pm
Sat 10 Nov 2018, 05:00 pm
RASA School of Dance
King Edward Court
When: Saturday 10 November, 4-5pm
Where: RASA School of Dance, King Edward Court, Dunedin
Tickets: via Eventbrite
Multi-talented dance artists Ufitia Sagapolutele (formerly Royal Family) and Ezra ‘RAZÉ’ Williams (formerly Identity Dance Company) will be in Dunedin, and for one day only will be teaching a beginners and advanced hip hop class.
These classes are open to anyone and will be run simultaneously in the RASA dance studios. Ufitia will lead the open beginner class and Ezra will lead the advanced class.
Bring your best dancing selves and learn a thing or two from these world champion hip hop dancers.
ABOUT THE TUTORS
Ufitia Sagapolutele is a Samoan dance artist hailing from South Auckland. Her dance career has spanned across various dance forms; from hip hop, contemporary to Siva Samoa. Ufitia started in hip hop, dancing with both The Royal Family and Identity Dance Company. From there she went on to study dance and has recently graduated with a Master of Dance Studies from the University of Auckland. Inspired by her late mother Ufitia has gone on to develop a choreographic practice which interweaves Siva, hip hop and contemporary dance. Ufitia has had works performed at the Pacific Dance Festival, Aranga Art Exhibition, Pacific Dance NZ Choreographic Lab, Auckland Art Gallery and the TEMPO Dance Festival.
Ezra Williams is an Auckland based hip hop dancer, choreographer, teacher and R&B artist (RAZÉ). Ezra pursued dance from a young age and has performed nationally and internationally. Her career as dancer includes performing with world champions Identity Dance Company, Alias Dance Crew and Dziah Dance Academy. She has also performed and choreographed for the TEMPO Dance Festival (Out of the Box & Alchemy), at Christmas in the Park, Big Gay Out, and on X-Factor New Zealand.
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