Nzinga Dance Deanna de Sousa

African and Caribbean Dance and Music teacher

Based in
Forest Hill, London, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Europe, London and Nationwide

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Director: Deanna de Sousa
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Nzinga Dance is a London based African arts performance and education organisation.

Nzinga Dance bring the rich history, culture and traditions of Africa and the Caribbean to life via the presentation, celebration and education of African cultural dance and music, and modern African Dance styles

Dance workshops are available in African cultural, Caribbean cultural, Afrobeats & Hip-Life, Kuduro, Afro-Salsa, Samba, Soca/Calypso. We also host African Drumming workshops, and Arts & Crafts sessions

One-One dance and music lessons also available.

Performances are available for arts, festival and community events, corporate and launch events, large or small, indoor or outdoor.
Performances are vibrant and authentic. Nzinga Dance perform in traditional costume using traditional drums and accompanying instruments.

Workshops and residences are hosted for schools, colleges and other educational establishments, libraries and museums, arts and community organisations/venues, launch and corporate events.

Nzinga Dance work with Under 5's, through to adults. SEN workshops can be hosted, also family workshops, Elders' workshops, Teambuilding, Drumming For Mindfulness workshops.

All Nzinga members have extensive performance and tuition experience gained in the UK, Africa, Caribbean, USA


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Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Horniman Museum

Nzinga Dance were in residence at the Horniman Museum from 2002-2014 providing African cultural dance and music performances for arts launch and community events, also hosting 3x10 week African and African Caribbean Dance and Drumming Courses for adults, and children aged 5-10, each year

Sep 2002

Schools Workshops

Nzinga Dance have extensive experience of delivering workshops for primary and secondary schools.

May 2000


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.


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