Tradisyon Lakou Lakay Inc. TLL

Tradisyon Lakou Lakay Inc. TLL

4.0 (2)
10 employees
19 years in business

About this pro

TLL Inc is a nonprofit 501-c3 arts and culture organization in residency Little Haiti Cultural Complex. TLL mission is educate youth and adults through Haitian Folk/Afro-Folk dance, art, photography, literature, drumming and spoken words. TLL strives to instill in youth a sense of cultural awareness while Discovering hidden talents and becoming global citizens in their communities. TLL offers weekly dance classes (Saturdays @1:PM), Spring Fest, Summer Intensive Institute (Sii) camps, an annual Winter Concert Series and Haitian Folk Dance LAB. 

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Miami, FL 33137
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2 Reviews

4.0

  • Jalan Cadet

    The level of professionalism and integrity.

  • Marie L Barthelemy

    I like the way she made us connected the Four Elements with your body movement and balancing the Chakras as well.



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Typically, a new student get a debriefed about the organization programs and mission. The new student will be asked of any medical issues or any other factors to be mindful of during classes. Students are always go through a warm-up. If a student is late, they are asked to practice selfcare and take a few minutes to stretch. Classes are presented in a noncompetitive environment and are mixed levels.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

My undergraduate degree is in theater with a minor in dance. I have training and collaborative works with many professional artists/organizations.


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Classes are $10 each for registered city of Miami members and $12 for walk-ins. Anyone who is interested in becoming a member of TLL Dance Ensemble, may pay the $80 annual fee with set conditions/protocols of a signed contract.


How did you get started teaching?

From working through TLL during camp programs. Then, I realized there is a need for on going community dance class.


What types of students have you worked with?

People of all ages and from various ethnic groups.The class is a mixed level class catering to the needs for cultural evolution, selfcare though exercise, passion  for cultural music such as drums and having fun in the process.


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Our annual Winter Concert Series at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex and our first dance class of 2019.


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Be mindful of who you hire. There should always be a good connection/vibe. So use your good judgment and intuition.


Lessons offered

Folkloric Dancing Lessons Dance Choreographers