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      Rio Zouk 30 Day Immersion Course 2020 in Rio de Janeiro

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      June 21, 2020

      Sunday   5:00 PM

      Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 457
      Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro

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      Rio Zouk 30 Day Immersion Course 2020

      JUNE 21st - JULY 21st 2020 RIO ZOUK 30 DAY IMMERSION COURSE 72+  HOURS OF TRAINING WITH THE WORLDS BEST DANCE PROFESSORS! LIVE EAT SLEEP BRAZILIAN DANCE AND CULTURE FOR 30 DAYS STRAIGHT. BE PART OF “ZOUK EVOLUTION EXPERIENCE” IN THIS EXCLUSIVE PROGRAM “If you want to learn a dance you need to understand the BODY of the people. why they hold & move their BODY that way is a reflection of their CULTURE. To know the culture is to know the Dance. -Jaime Aroxa “To dance is to live, to live well we must balance reason and emotion, to be a great dancer is to express emotion through all of the techniques that you use” -Renata Pecanha PROFESSORS: JAIME AROXA (Zouk) RENATA PECANHA (Zouk) JORGE PERES (Zouk) VANESSA RODRIGUES (Zouk) RAPHAEL HENRI BERCOVITCH (Zouk) BARBARA RIBEIRO (Zouk) ARTHUR NEPOMUCENO (Zouk) BRUNA PECANHA (ZOUK) WALTER FERNADEZ (ZOUK) IRLA CARINA (ZOUK) RODRIGO ARGOLO (ZOUK) MARILA DERENUSSON (Portuguese) Prior to purchasing tickets you must submit a Course Application: TOP 20 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS: 100 Hrs. Pre-planned training, worlds first 30 days Immersion course! Hrs. Breakdown: 30 Hrs. Training w. School of Jaime Aroxa (Brazil’s legendary Guru) 30 Hr. Zouk training cert. with the school of dance Renata Pecanha “The Queen of Zouk” 30 Hrs. of Portuguese language immersion (emphasizing dance) 2 hours Capoeira training with Certified Capoeira instructor! An intimate group of maximum 8 leaders / 8 followers! Live in Brazil for one month, train with an amazing team of dedicated dancers! Enjoy safe Rio Zouk Nightlife with our “Epic Party Program”(EPP)! Train with the two oldest schools of Zouk in the world! Study & Dance Zouk for 30 days straight! Learn Portuguese 5 days a week! Perform a Choreography with our international team at Renata's “Zouk in Rio” festival! Master Classes with Mafie & Anna Pre Planned parties every week & weekend with local dancers! Ipanema Beach trips and Caipirinhas in the sunshine! Visit the best sights of Rio: “Cristo Redentor”, “Pão de Açucar”, & “Rio Cenarium”! Experience the Dance, Language & Culture of the Carioca! ZOUK IMMERSION / ELEVATION PROGRAM DETAILS: **Four pillars of our dance immersion retreat** Expression energy and passion. Personal dance technique training. Choreography Creation & training. Carioca Cultural immersion. 30 HOURS OF TRAINING WITH “JAIME AROXA SCHOOL OF DANCE”: Professor Jaime Aroxa is known as the teacher of teachers throughout the world His dance background is as long as his life. In Brazil he is one of the most sought-after Trainer/Choreographers that has ever existed. Jaime will make you experience the dance in a whole new way that can not be explained with words. Those who have had the pleasure to meet him do not soon forget his impact goes well beyond the dance to the person who dances. School of Jaime Aroxa Course Material will cover these topics and more: 03 Hr. Techniques for dancing with more of your body. 02 Hr. Expressing emotion in your dance. 03 Hr. Inspire dancers & dance instructors. 03 Hr. Using breath & the voice with our dance. 30 HOURS TRAINING WITH “RENATA PECANHA CENTER OF DANCE”: Renata Pecanha otherwise known as the “Queen of Zouk” is primarily responsible for transforming what was at the time Lambada/lamba-zouk into what we know as Rio zouk or better named “Zouk Traditional” every style of Zouk that you know such as Zouk Flow, Neo Zouk, Soul Zouk, RnB Zouk and Zouk Love all stem from her teachings! Most of the top trainers in the international world of Zouk such as Adillo Porto, Paloma Alves, Freddy and Andressa, Leo Neves, Alex de Carvalho, & Kamacho have either been students or partners of hers in the past. She has the oldest school of Zouk in the world and the list of her accomplishments will not fit on 10 pages. Renata is the top Zouk trainer in the world in our opinion and we are not shy about that. Course Material will cover these topics and more: 20+ Primary Techniques essential to every great zouk dancer. 40+ intermediate/Advanced Movements to turn up your dance Up to 20 sequences combining the above movements & Techniques. Mastering Musicality Module. Take what you know now to a whole new level. Dancing with deliciousness in your dance, dance Gostosinho. All students will receive Personal feedback from Renata & Jorge 30 Hr. training certificate from Nucleo de Danca Renata Pecanha. Program includes a written manual & study guide / technique journal. PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY AT “ZOUK IN RIO INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL” Personalized Choreography (our groups choreography creation and training will be done by the Queen herself Renata Pecanha, along with Jorge Peres & Vanessa Rodrigues. Created just for us with our group’s growth as the goal. Get a peek inside the mind of Brazil’s top Choreographers. Perform on stage with professionals from Brazil See performance art in a new light only taught in Brazil. Reach a new level of skill & expression in dance performance training. LOCALLY ORGANIZED / GUIDED WEEKEND PARTY PROGRAM Parties 4-5 nights per week Dance with locals from Rio at their parties. Enjoy music that you will never hear outside of Brazil Beach Kioski Zouk Parties in Copacabana @ night. Internationally renowned DJs 30 HR. PORTUGUESE LANGUAGE IMMERSION COURSE: Course delivered by the professor of Portuguese Marila Derenusson who obtained her degree at Universidade Federal Fluminense. 5 days/week Professional Language Classes each morning. 1.5 hours/ day enjoyed in the comfort of our 3 story home. The program includes literature and coaching from 2 instructors. morning walking trips to Copacabana markets & cafes. tailored language classes that use the topic of dance as a primary medium. This language course is level one suitible for all beginners. *****COST OF FULL COURSE: $3495.00 USD one payment or Deposit: 500.00 reserves your spot. INCLUDED IN PRICE: Full stay in home 2-3 blocks beachside in Copacabana. Breakfast and lunch made daily in-house Monday - Friday for 4 weeks. 72 hrs. Zouk Classes 30 hrs. Portuguese language classes International event performance opportunity. Laundry service one time weekly Cleaning services provided once per week. Beachside Capoeira Workshop and Roda A bilingual team of support staff. Physical beach activities group leader. (Capoeira lessons, Yoga, Workouts) CULTURAL ACTIVITIES (small but extra cost) Visit some of Rio de Janeiro's most famous attractions with us as we set out to see the city each Saturday! Some of the most amazing sites in the world exist in this city! It is truly an enchanting place to visit for any length of time! Scheduled activities include: Cristo Redentor Pau de Acucar Lapa city tour and Rio Cenarium Feira de São Cristóvão ACTIVITIES PAGE: *FULL COURSE SCHEDULE HERE: (example subject to changes) CASA IN COPACABANA Private home Double occupancy per room in some cases per bed. (we do our best to pair you with a compatible roomate) Your own single bed or a queen bed for you and another same-gender student. Large kitchen/living room, dining room. AC in all bedrooms, however we dont usually use them at all. High-speed Wifi internet included. 2-3 blocks (5 min) walk to sandy Copacabana beach. 7 blocks (15 min) walk to Jaime Aroxa studio Copacabana Shops everywhere you look Restaurants everywhere Bustling Copacabana culture and life right outside the door! STUDIO SPACE: Jaime Aroxa Escola de Danca Copacabana:  IMPORTANT DATES: Check-in day begins on 5pm Sunday, June 21st. Orientation meeting at 8pm Sunday, June 21st. ZOUK & LANGUAGE Classes: MON. - FRI. June 22nd - July 17th 2020 Performance: 1am Friday, July 17th! Renata “Zouk in Rio” Dance festival: Weekend of July 17th - 19th. Beach Photo Day: Monday, July 20th.  Pack up to check out: 2pm Tuesday, July 21st. Airport Code: GIG or SDU  STUDENT REQUIREMENTS 1. Passport must be valid until at least January 21st, 2021. 2. Proof of Brazilian Visa provided to us at least 1 months prior or May 21st, 2020. ***Getting your visa for Brazil just got a lot easier!! If you happen to be from United States, Canada, Austrailia or Japan you can now legally enter Brazil without a visa at all. *** If you are visiting from another country then check out the link below for visa details. link for online Visa submission: 3. Proof of travel health insurance (Required) sugested Link for insurance here: 4. Course Application submitted and approved here: Not included ticket price but available. Private lessons Weekend Activities Cultural events Sightseeing dinner’s Renata’s Zouk in Rio Festival (but we get a discount) Jaime aroxas teacher training course that happens the week after. Airfare Medical insurance (required)

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