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Attention: Young Performers Who Want to Become Stars!

Posted on May 8, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Our Conjunto Folklorico Ensemble

Do you want to…
Reach your artistic potential?
Learn about traditional Dominican heritage?
Perform in a professional state-of-the art theatre?

 

WE'RE TAKING NEW MEMBERS, ages 7 to 21.

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Join our Conjunto Folklorico Ensemble at  Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center, 530 West 166 St., Second Floor, New York, NY 10032

Gain:

  • Self-esteem, 
  • Confidence 
  • Creativity 
  • Team work
  • Pride
  • Sense of belonging
  • Accomplishment

And most important, a well-rounded arts education!

Each year, we produce three shows: 

  1. End-of-the-year show 
  2. Dominican Heritage Month celebration featuring folk and popular performance segments 
  3. Spring folk musical 

What’s more, the ensemble is showcased in various Spanish networks such Univision, Telemundo and NY1 En Español. 
We also participate in parades, street festivals, schools and retirement homes.

 

Daily Classes & Drop-Off Activities:

 


PERCUSSION
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 6pm-8pm
This FREE basic-percussion program provides a series of Afro-Dominican drumming sessions, for youth and adults.
Recommended for ages 16+. 
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CREATIVE ARTS
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 6pm-8pm
Youth-oriented, interactive art-making, project-based Dominican Nostalgia workshop series teaches diffrerent styles of carnival mask-making, Guloya costume decoration and Guloya hats cofection.
Recommended for ages 7 & up. 
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SALSA BEGINNERS
ADULTS | WEDNESDAYS, 6:30pm-8pm
Classes are designed for absolute beginners. Lessons are structured and progressive, and are intended to provide students with the confidence to build their first steps as a salsa dancer.. Recommended for ages 17 & up.
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BACHATA BEGINNERS
ADULTS | THRUSDAYS, 6:30pm-8pm
Classes are designed for absolute beginners. Lessons are structured and progressive, and are intended to provide students with the confidence to build their first steps as a bachata dancer..
Recommended for ages 16 to 25.
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SALSA & BACHATA KIDS
KIDS CLASSES | FRIDAYS, 6:30pm-8pm
Classes are designed to be fun and engaging. Lessons are structured and progressive and intended to provide kids with the tools to build their confidence. Recommneded for ages 7 to 15. 
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Sponsored by the Catholic Charities Services of New York and CCCS/Alianza Division Services with funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. Additional support of public funds has been provided by Speaker of the New York City Council Melissa Mark Viverito, Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez and Councilman Mathieu Eugene. Also support from Alianza Domincana Board Chairman, Robert Abreu