top of page

Sat, 03 Oct


Triple Menace Studios & Amera's Palace


A weekend of dynamic workshops in Brazilian Samba, Funk Fusion, Fit Dance and Bateria (live drumming)

Registration is Closed
See other events

Time & Location

03 Oct 2020, 10:00 am AEST – 04 Oct 2020, 4:30 pm AEDT

Triple Menace Studios & Amera's Palace, Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia

About the Event

A weekend of dynamic workshops in Brazilian Samba, Funk Fusion, Fit Dance and Bateria (live drumming)! Featuring the Escola Sydney instructor team, special guest instructors Nubia Quele and Marcelo Brucy and the Rio Projekt Bateria (drummers).

Saturday Workshops

Triple Menace Studios  - 86 Sydenham Rd, Marrickville

  • 10am - 11am: Samba Beginners - Instructor Sky
  • 11:15am - 12:15pm: Intro Passista (Improvers to Intermediate level) - Instructor Sashya Jay
  • 12:30pm - 2pm: Passista Projeto (Advanced level) - Instructor Sashya Jay & Nubia Quele 
  • 2:15pm - 3:15pm: Brazilian Fit Dance (Open level) - Instructor Nandara
  • 3:30pm - 5pm: Commercial Funk Fusion (Open level) - Instructor Karla & Marcelo Brucy

Sunday Workshops

Amera's Palace - 314-316 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville

  • 11am - 12:30pm: Bateria Drumming (Open level) - Rio Projekt Mestre de Bateria
  • 1pm - 2:30pm: Dance with Bateria (Improvers to Intermediate level) - Instructor Sashya Jay & Jeska 
  • 3pm - 4:30pm: Dance with Bateria (Advanced level) - Instructor Sashya Jay & Nubia Quele 


  • SATURDAY - Samba Beginners

    Saturday 3rd October 10am - 11am > An intro to the wonderful world of Samba. The basics will be broken down in detail at a slow pace to give you a feel for learning the beautiful Brazilian dance. Ideal for absolute beginners.

    Sale ended
  • SATURDAY - Intro Passista

    Saturday 3rd October 11:15am - 12:15pm > A taste of what it’s like to dance Passista style. Learn fundamental Passista movements and a short combo focused on getting you prepared for Passista style classes. Ideal for Improver – Intermediate level.

    Sale ended
  • SATURDAY - Passista Projeto

    Saturday 3rd October 12:30PM - 2pm > A “projeto” style workshop focusing predominantly on Samba no pé, transitions and styling with drills and technique work with internationally acclaimed Passista Nubia & Sashya. Ideal for Advanced Samba dancers.

    Sale ended
  • SATURDAY - Brazilian Fit Dance

    Saturday 3rd October 2:15PM - 3:15pm > Based on the famous “Fit Dance” style. The best some Brazilian “ginado” into your bodies and work up a sweat dancing to the latest Brazilian hits with a mix of Baile Funk, Pagodâo, Axe and more. Open level and suitable for beginners.

    Sale ended
  • SATURDAY - Commercial Funk

    Saturday 3rd October 3:30PM - 5pm > A fusion of Commercial Jazz Funk Hip Hip and Brazilian Funk, this workshop will incorporate popular commercial technique and performance style with some of the viral Baile Funk moves. Expect a killer choreo from the dynamic duo Karla and Marcelo. Open level.

    Sale ended
  • SUNDAY - Bateria Drumming

    Sunday 4th October 11am - 12:30pm > Learn Brazilian Bateria drumming (Carnaval style) and feel the joy of playing the beats that we all love dancing to! Learn about the various instruments and their roles in the bateria and have a blast jamming out the Samba rhythms! Open to everyone and suitable for beginners.

    Sale ended
  • SUNDAY -Dance w/ Bateria (Int)

    Sunday 4th October 1pm - 2:30pm | Improver to intermediate levels. > Learn how to dance to live Bateria drums. From timing, learning chamadas (drum calls) and connecting your movements to the various drums, this workshop is an ideal introduction to the most important element of Samba - dancing to live music.

    Sold Out
  • SUNDAY -Dance w/ Bateria (Adv)

    Sunday 4th October 3pm - 4:30pm | Advanced levels. > This workshop will focus on performance and musicality with the live bateria. From Samba no pé, caminhadas and transitions to connecting all your movements with the instruments, breaks and chamadas, this is the ultimate Passista workshop.

    Sold Out



Share This Event

bottom of page