Academia Bembé will open April 2019 on Milwaukee’s South Side, including weekly classes for youth ages 6-12 and a teen performance group for ages 13-19, learning and performing traditional Afro-Latino percussion and dance.

Auditions for teens will be held for each discipline (dance and drum), and require no prior experience. Scroll below to see information for each age group and discipline, with rehearsal schedules, tuition costs, and audition dates and locations.

Limited spaces available!

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

Tuition:

$80/month, year-round. (Credit and debit cards auto-billed monthly.)

*Tuition covers instruction, costumes/performance apparel, show production costs, special guest instructors, and unique, non-performance cultural exploration trips throughout the year. Cost of shoes not included.

This is an AUDITION-BASED Performance Group. Students must be present at the audition in order to register and become part of the group. Audition results will be emailed within a week of the audition.

REGISTER FOR THE AUDITION HERE:

https://form.keela.co/bembe-drum-and-dance/academia-bembe-audition-form-dance




Youth Dance Classes (Ages 6-12)

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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

@ Studio 611, 611 S. 27th St.

$50 monthly tuition (auto-billed monthly)

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

REGISTER HERE:

https://membership.keela.co/bembe-drum-and-dance/academia-bembe-youth-dance-class

TEEN DRUM PERFORMANCE GROUP (AGES 13-19)

TO BEGIN SUMMER 2019 - Join the list to get updates for registration.

YOUTH DRUM CLASSES (AGES 6-12)

TO BEGIN SUMMER 2019 - Join the list to get updates for registration.