VIRTUAL PRIDE INSIDE: Alchemy con Akemi Live Dance Class for All-Ages • 11AM-12PM

06/27/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT


This event series is meeting virtually during shelter-in-place, as part of our Coronavirus response.
Please register in advance to receive phone and video conference access information.

Our Family Coalition is excited to announce that Shaneeka "Akemi" Smoot of Loco Bloco will be leading this Parent-Child interactive movement class (Alchemy con Akemi) designed to engage the whole family in virtual activity! This class will be the first class of a 6-week series, every Saturday from 11am-12pm culminating in a whole class performance on Saturday August, 6th. 

Akemi will be leading families in a dance course that blends dances from the African Diaspora such as Afrobrazilian, bachata, salsa, hip hop, reggaeton, house, Afro Cuban, creative exploration, choreographic process, and dance composition to guide the students' experession in storytelling with movement. 



Every Saturday starting, June 27, 2020  •  11 AM - 12 PM until August 6th

Taking place virtually via secure Zoom phone and video conference.

Register using the link above, and we'll contact you with the secure telehealth conference call phone number and video link URL. To be sure to allow us enough time to get back to you with the contact information, please register as early as possible. Our Zoom video and audio conferencing are HIPAA-compliant and preserve the security and confidentiality of all our participants to the highest standards possible. [Further information about Zoom meeting HIPAA compliance here.]

Please contact East Bay Family Programs Associate Rose Crespo, at with any questions or concerns.


We strive to make our programs accessible to all families. Please register for accommodations that would help your family participate to the fullest (e.g. ASL interpreter, translated materials, childcare providers experienced with kids with disabilities, large print materials, gluten-free food options, etc.). If registering within 48 hours of the event, please call 415-981-1960 to ensure receipt of your request. This event is free for all event attendees. Please consider making a financial donation to Our Family Coalition.