with Rasaq Lawal
Saturday, January 28
7:30pm – 8:30pm
Immerse yourself in the heat and energy of the West African clubs, with sounds and styles of Azonto (Ghana) and the ever evolving Afrobeats from Nigeria. Smooth & nuanced yet lively and stimulating, this class will have you exploring basic moves of Afrobeats while getting the chance to infuse your own personal style.
Rasaq Lawal has revolutionized the world of dance and fitness through his innovative mix of African culture, eclectic music, fitness and fun. Rasaq is a NASM certified group fitness instructor, director, producer and choreographer, who has performed on leading platforms such as “So You Think You Can Dance Season Six (Celebrity Judge Round)” and as opening performer for the Academy Award-winning group Three 6 Mafia. He was semifinalist in the American College Dance Associate, an inductee of Nu Delta Alpha Dance Honor Society, and Houston RAW Artist Nominee. Rasaq blends a combination of comedy, motivational speaking and unmatched energy to create an experience unlike anything ever seen in the dance platform. His passion for spreading joy and positivity have made him a rare force in dance fitness.