Omari Mizrahi

Omari Mizrahi

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Teacher Bio

Ousmane Wiles (Omari Mizrahi) was born in Senegal, West Africa. His passion for dance and the arts grew over many years of watching his mother and father Olukośe Wiles and Marie Basse Wiles dance and play the drums. His parents are the founders of the Maimouna Keita School of African Dance in New York City.

Omari has trained with Ron K Brown, Assane Konte, Ephrat Asherie, The House of Mizrahi and Marie Basse-Wiles. Over the years ...read more

Class Descriptions

Vogue

An art form of poses and beat to beat synchronization! Coming from the Gay black and Latino Ballroom Community. This style expressed the feminism and fierce attitude within Voguefem. Strike a pose and learn the 5 elements of Vogue Fem, Catwalks, Duckwalks, Floor work, Spin and dips & Hands performance! Stretch and warm to the hottest vogue beats in ballroom. Drills and short conversation about ballroom history and culture.

West African

In this class you will learn the proper technique in West African styles from Senegal, Mali, and Guinea such as Djembe, Sabar and Kutiro. Starting with a stretch and warming up the neck, shoulders, back, and legs, into a breakdown of steps. 
Leading the class Across the floor with music and a short combo towards the end of class.

Upcoming Classes

Sun · Nov 18
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Tue · Nov 20
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Fri · Nov 23
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Sun · Nov 25
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Tue · Nov 27
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Thu · Nov 29
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
All Levels AFRICAN
Fri · Nov 30
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Sun · Dec 02
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Tue · Dec 04
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Thu · Dec 06
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
All Levels AFRICAN
Fri · Dec 07
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
All Levels VOGUEING
Sun · Dec 09
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
All Levels VOGUEING

Faculty Events

This teacher is participating in the following events

Winter Intensive
4-day dance-packed intensive in December! Ages 12-21
Winter Intensive Junior
4-day dance-packed intensive in December! Ages 8-11

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