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Our School

Samba Colorado School gives students the opportunity to explore the techniques and rhythms of Brazilian dance and drumming, including Samba Carioca, African Brazilian dance and drumming and much more.  Our goal is to provide the community with a supportive and safe-space environment that brings students together in appreciation of culture, music and dance while encouraging health and happiness through movement. Samba Colorado is a proud ALLY of LGBTQ, all are welcome!

Our school offers:


  • On-going Weekly Classes: Offering Samba, African Brazilian dance and Brazilian Percussion classes every Tuesday and Wednesday. Learn Brazilian dance and work up a sweat! Classes are all levels and open to all ages, no dance experience needed. Conveniently located in Boulder and Denver.


Boulder Classes

  • Samba Beginner
    Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm
  • Samba Intermediate
    Wednesdays 7:30pm-8:30

A Place to B Studio, 1750 30th Street #2 Boulder 

Denver Classes

  • Samba Beginners 
    Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm
  • African Brazilian Dance with Live Drums!
    Tuesdays 7:30pm-9:00pm
    910 Arts Studio, 910 Santa Fe Drive #1, Denver
    Drum gratuity not included in class price.
  • Brazilian Percussion Classes
    Denver & Boulder, email for more information
  • Workshops and Artist in Residence: in Boulder and Denver, including workshops and residencies, guest artists, and intensive focus to enhance understanding of the many realms of Brazilian dance, music and culture. Past guest teachers have included renowned choreographer and teacher Rosangela Silvestre, Vera Passos, Julie Simon, master percussionist and teacher Jorge Alabê, dance ethnologist and international choreographer, Kimberly Miguel Mullen.


  • Private & Small Group Lessons: opportunities for couples, friends and co-workers to get individual attention, have fun and accelerate the learning process. Learn more here!

  • Our school is proudly sponsored by:  Boulder County Arts Alliance. Interested to become a sponsor, email us here!