Academia Bembé provides weekly classes for youth ages 6-12, and teens ages 13-19, learning and performing traditional Afro-Latino percussion and dance.

Scroll below to see information for each age group and discipline, with rehearsal schedules, sliding scale tuition costs, and locations.

Ready to register now? Quick registration links here: TEEN DRUM . YOUTH DRUM (ages 6-12). TEEN DANCE . YOUTH DANCE (Ages 6-12)

Teen Dance Performance Group, Ages 13-19

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Year-round, commitment-based Rehearsal Schedule, beginning Saturday, April 20.

Fridays 6:00-7:30pm & Saturdays 12:30-2pm

Studio 611, 611 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee

Tuition: $40-$80/month, sliding scale. (Credit and debit cards billed monthly)

*Tuition covers instruction, costumes/performance apparel, show production costs, special guest instructors, and unique, non-performance cultural exploration trips throughout the year.



Youth Dance Classes (Ages 6-12)


Youth Dance Classes: Bomba, Plena, Samba, Rumba

Ages 6-12

Saturdays 11:30am-12:30pm

Saturday, April 20 - August 24, 2019

Saturday, September 7 - December 21, 2019

Location: Studio 611, 611 S. Layton Blvd.

$20-50 monthly tuition, sliding scale (auto-billed monthly)

*Tuition includes instruction, costumes, winter recital, spring recital, summer Bombazo (Community Bomba events).


Afro-Latino Drum Performance Group

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YOUTH ages 6-12: Mondays, 6-7pm REGISTER

TEENS: Fridays 6:00-7:15 pm REGISTER

All classes take place at Escuela Verde, 3628 W. Pierce, Milwaukee.

*Monthly Tuition covers instruction, all instruments, costumes/performance apparel, performances, and unique, non-performance cultural exploration trips throughout the year.