Blkdance-tek

Blkdance-tek

5.0
8 years in business

About this pro

Blkdance Tek is a fundamental structure of afro movement studies which has its’ roots in Traditional Afrikan, Authentic Caribbean and Colonial cultures, creating a unique Creole form of expression and cultural identity.
These creative expressions are taught and performed in a      simplistic manner in an effort to introduce the fundamentals of “Education through Dance” .

Blkdance Tek is a multiplicity of complex movement studies designed to offer holistic experiences of:

Technical training,
Dance education,
Cultural art studies, 
Performance studies,
Complex movement studies,
Physical and mental development,
Health and fitness.

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Kansas City, MO 64110
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FAQs


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

Getting to know the ability of each student, to know the level of work and knowledge, so that I can help enhance and promote growth and development, theoretically and practically.


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

I have over 40 years of experience as a teacher, choreographer, director and performer. My experience ranges from working and studying with Katherine Dunham, Alvin Ailey, Barbados Dance Theatre, Yoruba Foundation of Barbados, Certification of Contemporary studies in Haiti, and most of the Caribbean Islands.


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

Class rates ranges from $12.00 per class per adult student on a singular bases, and $7.00 per child. I also have group rates for weekly classes starting at $50.00 to $75.00 per class as well as workshop rates at $150.00 for children and #300.00 for adults.


How did you get started teaching?

I got started teaching out of a need for ethnic male and community dance teachers


What types of students have you worked with?

I  have worked with all races, and students of various backgroundsof training


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

I am an annual master teacher at Black Dance USA in St Louis Missouri held in the month of May for 4 days....


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

To be realistic about the needs, know your level and come with an open mind for learning and trust in the teachings....


What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

How serious are you?

Am I prepared for this challenge?

Will I be committed to the intensity of training?

What will I do with the experiences?

Is it for knowledge and development, for performance or both?


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