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Latin Funk Dance Class

November 10, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PST

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 22, 2021


November 10, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


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Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our 10-week virtual Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving!

Dates: October 20 – December 22, 2021 (Wednesdays, 10 classes)
Time: 5pm – 6pm
Location: Online via Zoom:
Meeting ID: 856 6588 7172
Passcode: 648967

Latin Funk Dance fuses 8 different Latin dance styles (Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Cha Cha, Mambo, Bachata, Reggeaton & Rumba) with the coolness of Funk, and the exotic beats of African and Jazz. It offers a high intensity workout for all fitness levels. For those who enjoy Zumba, this cardio workout will inspire you with its non-stop movement.

Latin Funk Dance® is Gustavo Ferman’s unique high energy dance fitness program where you learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

About Gustavo Ferman
A professional Dance Coach, Choreographer, Dancer, Actor & stage Director with over 25+ years of extensive experience in Musical Theatre, TV/Film and Stage. Gustavo is trained in many different dance styles from Latin to Jazz, Funk/Hip-Hop, Swing and Ballroom. Gustavo created his own trademark Latin fusion dance program in 1996 called “Latin Funk Dance”. He has been featured in many Newspaper and Magazines articles as well as TV shows and TV commercials. Gustavo was the Host of his own dance fitness TV show, televised all over, Canada, Europe and USA.

This class is offered in collaboration with UBC Athletics and Recreation.

Note: Registration fee has been significantly lowered in consideration that the classes are being held virtually.

Questions? Contact events@gss.ubc.ca.

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