Canada / Angola / Haiti
Manuel Dos Santos, a.k.a. Dr. Kizomba is the founder of Kizomba Canada, the first Kizomba school in North America. He is one of the most sought-after Kizomba teachers in the world.
He has been dancing for over 20 years. Although his repertoire includes hip-hop, Capoeira, and Latin Ballroom, his passion is definitely Kizomba.
While growing up in Angola, he learned how to dance Kizomba and other African rhythms such as Semba, Kuduro and Rebita (known as the Angolan Rueda), then moved on to hip-hop, Capoeira and Latin Ballroom.
In 2010, Manuel Dos Santos founded Kizomba Canada, the fist Kizomba school in Canada and United States.
In 2014, Manuel Dos Santos and his partner Flavie Merise participated in the 7th Edition of Africadancar, the Kizomba International Championship. The couple won the first place the improvisation category and placed fourth worldwide.
Manuel & Flavie are one of the most sought-after Kizomba artists in the world. They have performed and taught worldwide, including Japan, Spain, Netherlands, Bermuda, Curacao, Turkey, Russia, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal and in several American and Canadian cities.
They are the perfect blend of Angola, Haiti and Canada.
There vision is to create dance awareness. Kizomba isn’t just a Dance; it is a form of expression, an art, a passion, and a lifestyle.
Be Ready this May 16-19-2019 First time in India/Asia.
Epic week with lots of Kizomba, Semba, Afro and Kuduro
After the successful first edition of Muxima Kizomba Festival, Kizomba D’santos India is set for the 2nd edition happening in May 2019.
First edition was the bomb, 2nd edition is going to be the atomic bomb because the Artist line up is gonna be lit with the best of the best in Kizomba World.
The first of its kind, 100% Kizomba festival in India is organized by Navi Gaur and Team Kizomba D’Santos India. Anyone can throw a party, event or festival, however, we not only host a festival but create a family atmosphere so that everybody feel like at home and of course there’s no compromise with in-depth learning and crazy parties. If you want to know what we are talking about then book your pass now and witness the madness by yourself. We promise that you will be waiting eagerly for next edition 200%.
So book your calendar as you don’t want to miss this epic week with lots of Kizomba, Semba, Afro and Kuduro. Wait…not only that, we have separate room for Salsa & Bachata lovers to enjoy night parties for 4 nights.