A healing space for our communities to emerge, heal, recover, empower, and strengthen ourselves through varied spiritual technologies, meditative practices, and creative activities that offer the participants an opportunity to explore one's inner self, authenticity, and discover our true power-in-the-world..
Our Educational Programs range from the informal to the highly technical and formal presentations in which audiences of all ages and backgrounds are introduced to history, tradition, and participate actively in the performance of traditional and contemporary African and African-based rhythms, music, and dances from Latin America and the Caribbean
In dance, we offer folkloric dances from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Haiti, Brazil, Mexico, and Africa as well as jazz, and modern dance. Also, we offer contemporary Latin dances such as Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha-cha, and Merengue.
In music, we offer Bomba and Plena rhythms from Puerto Rico, religious and secular music from Cuba and Haiti as well as popular salsa rhythms and the use of various Latin percussion instruments.
¡Retumba! (Resound!) brings vibrant interactive performances that are musically soulful and passionate as well as visually fascinating. !Retumba! performances bring the audience to their feet dancing. ¡Retumba! bases its work on the music and dance of Africa, Europe, and its expressions in the Americas and the Caribbean: Puerto Rico, Cuba, The Dominican Republic, Mexico and South America.
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