Yesenia Selier

  M. Soledad Sklate interviewed dance scholar and teacher Yesenia Selier about how she developed Talking Diaspora, a new experimental workshop series she is curating with M. Soledad Sklate and Pat Hall. The first Talking Diaspora workshop will focus on Rumba: The Music and the Dance, and is on Saturday, April 6 from 1:00-3:00pm.  Article by M. [...]


Monica Ortiz Rossi

M. Soledad Sklate interviewed Monica Ortiz Rossi about what makes her new dance fitness class - Aché - different, and why she's passionate about it. Monica Ortiz Rossi teaches a free preview class of Aché on Monday, March 18 from 5:30-6:30pm, and the first regular day of class will be Monday, April 1. She also teaches Zumba on [...]

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Sheila Anozier

M. Soledad Sklate interviewed teacher Sheila Anozier about her teaching philosophy and what teaching at Cumbe means to her. Sheila teaches Afro-Caribbean Dance and Movement every Monday from 6:00-7:30pm. Article by M. Soledad Sklate. Q: What is your teaching philosophy? A: Dance is spiritual.  It's a place to celebrate, to question, to surrender, and if you allow [...]

Spring into Health Teachers

  These folks really care about getting people well and happy! M. Soledad asked them about what they do and why they're so passionate about it. Article by M. Soledad Sklate. This March and April, Cumbe introduces Spring into Health, a series of 7 innovative workshops that are designed to help you take care of your body, [...]