Kids Konpa Dance Workshop

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Kids Konpa Dance Workshop

Celebrating Caribbean Heritage in October, WIYA Ottawa will be hosting a Konpa Dance Workshop for children ages 8- 14

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Studio X Ottawa Inc. 250 City Centre Avenue #Bay 122 Ottawa, ON K1R 1C7 Canada

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As part of the Caribbean Heritage celebrations, WIYA Ottawa will be hosting a Konpa Dance workshop.

Konpa/Kompa is a style of dance rooted in the Caribbean Nation of Haiti as well as other French Antilles and Caribbean countries such as Dominica, Martinique, Guadeloupe.

Konpa is considered the modernized version of the meringue dance.

This workshop is for children between the ages of 8 and 14 who wish to learn part of Caribbean Culture dances and music.

Dance partners are not required but parents are free to accompany their little ones during the workshop.

This workshop will be directed by Nadege Nelson who is a Dance and Fitness instructor at Studio X Ottawa. Nadege is of Haitian Descent and excitedly waits to welcome your little one to share her Haitian dance culture.