Presenting: Olaya Dendê 

Our guest stars for February 2016: Olaya & Papagaio are arriving to Finland for the first time!

Presenting: Olaya Dendê

One of the world's most respected & sought-after Lambazouk teachers, Olaya always makes sure her students work hard, learn and laugh! It's hard to miss her radiant dancing & big smile on dance floor - and she's looking forward to dance with all of us in Finland!!

Olaya Dendê was born in Barcelona, Spain and has been dancing since she was 4 years old. In 2000 she fell in love with the world of Brazilian dance and immediately started performing and teaching. Always willing to learn, she’s combined her University studies together with Fitness instructor qualification and Dance Training (Ballet, Contemporary and Jazz). Olaya is considered one of the best Brazilian zouk teachers, known for her colorful metaphors and clear explanations that simplify even the most difficult moves! Her passion is dancing and teaching, doing anything for her students learn how to dance well, spreading the love and energy of dancing!

Olaya & Papagaio

Olaya & Papagaio have given lambazouk workshops and shows at congresses all around the world and are part of the organising team for DansaBrasil congress in Barcelona. They also work on several projects and have classes all year long at DancEmotion School in Barcelona.