Instructor Biography

Jaajo is a fun "follow the leader" style class that pulls from various styles of movement & music to create a fun and energetic dance class unlike no other. Dance, stretch, clap, shout and Hi-5 your way through an electrifying playlist of Afrobeats, Hip Hop, Pop & more! Come join in the experience of Afro Diaspora moves, music, community & positive vibes.

Rasaq Lawal, Nigerian-American Dance Innovator has revolutionized the world of dance and fitness through his innovative mix of African culture, eclectic music, fitness and fun called Jaajo. Rasaq is a NASM certified group fitness instructor, creative director, producer and choreographer, who has performed on leading platforms such as So You Think You Can Dance Season 9 (Celebrity Judge Round) and as opening performer for Academy Award Winning group Three 6 Mafia. He minored in dance

composition and technique at Washington and Lee University where he was a Semi- Finalist in the American College Dance? Festival Association, an inductee of Nu Delta Alpha Dance Honor Society and a 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 love for youth and mentorship is showcased in his work at Workshop Houston as a “Dance Shop Coordinator" as well as with youth at Lanier Middle School and Foster Elementary.

Afrofusion Vibes Experience 
with Jaajo Dance

 

Monday, January, 14, 21, & 28 2019

6:30–7:30pm 

Cost:

$ 15 at the door

$10 with RSVP, jaajodance@gmail.com

Get ready to Azonto, Shoki, Shaku Shaku and Hit dem Folks! If you have never been to a Jaajo Class, prepare for an experience that engages the mind, body and soul! You need absolutely no experience to have a fun time... as we like to say "if you are having fun, THEN you are doing it RIGHT!!!

For more information contact: 

Rasaq Lawal (832)576-9935