Kiz Progressive (Kizomba Social Dance Class)

Santa Ana, United States
36 Members

Come learn the dance Kizomba in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Anyone can join. No dance experience and no dance partner is necessary.

This class is thaught by Yaya!

Each week we’ll cover foundations of Kizomba and teach new patterns. We’ll break them down so the moves are easy to understand. During the class you’ll get a chance to practice the moves to be able to memorize them. If you plan on attending social dancing events, these classes will help you enjoy them so much more!

Kizomba is danced all over the world. It originated in Angola, but people from all backgrounds enjoy it.

We are located in Orange County, California. Everyone from surrounding areas welcome!


Yaya Kizya has been traveling and teaching internationally and in the US sharing her passion for Kizomba, Urban-Kiz and Afro-Fusion dance. With teaching ties to Detroit, Chicago, Boston, Cincinnati, Cleveland, DC, Atlanta and Milwaukee on the east coast and Austin, Los Angeles, Long Beach, and San Francisco she has been perfecting her own dance style and feeling. She has recently traveled, taught, and performed internationally in both Canada and Mexico.

With dance background in many dances of the African Diaspora her goal is to share her love and knowledge of beauty and dance through teaching and performing! Her styles and training include Kizomba, Urban Kiz, Salsa, Bachata, Dancehall, Samba, Semba, Afro Beatz, Afro Fusion, and Afro House.

Does she look familiar? Yaya has recently been featured in mainstream media with a guest teaching cameo in a Buzzfeed Entertainment video with over 1 million views!


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