Bucket List: Zumba Instructor Convention

It has always been a special dream for me to go the Zumba convention in order to attend the Fitness Concert.  The convention and the concert is just for instructors. The Fitness Concert— otherwise known as a Zumba class with 6,000 people and with the founder of Zumba himself–Beto Perez.


Brazilian Music and Dance Coming Full Circle at Carnival in Salvador, Brazil

It’s been more than twenty years since I stumbled into my first encounter with Brazilian dance. It was 1992 or 1993 in Santa Cruz, California and spontaneously I attended a performance of Brazilian dance at Louden Nelson Center. Immediately I knew it was something I was interested in. I still remember seeing Conceição Damaseco dance […]