Hurricane Sandy Announcement

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1  (Modified class schedule) Please stay tuned for updates.  You can also call us at (718) 935-9700. All Classes are Pay What You Wish! Time Class Teacher Child/Teen: 4:30-5:30 Hip Hop (Ages 8-11) Funmilayo (sub for Roger G)  Adults: 6:00-7:30 West African (Intermediate) Youssouf Koumbassa 6:00-7:30 Dancing BOLD: Contemporary Urban Bush Women 7:30-9:00 Afro-Haitian Peniel [...]


Baba Richard Gonzalez

October 21,2012   M. Soledad Sklate interviewed award-winning dancer, choreographer, and highly sought-after teacher Baba Richard Gonzalez about his newest project at Cumbe: the "Meet the Artist" Choreography and Performance Workshop. The workshop is a unique opportunity for emerging choreographers to develop dance pieces with a group of students under the guidance of a seasoned professional. The workshop [...]

Tell us your story about Cumbe for a chance to win a free class! Performance Showcase on Sat., Dec. 1 La Rumba de Julio CD Party on Fri., Dec. 7 Harambee! Kwanzaa Celebration on Sat., Dec. 8 Afro-Cuban Dance & Percussion Workshops on Dec. 9 & Jan. 13 Cumbia y Fandangos Workshops with Daniel Fetecua on Dec. 15 & 16 Playspace every Friday 11:00am-2:00pm (Pay What You Wish) To sign up for "Cumbe in Dumbo" (at EGG), click on "Special Workshops and Events!"