paula & ricardo

Kizomba Embassy Ambassadors - Paula & Ricardo
Kizomba Embassy Ambassadors - Paula & Ricardo

Paula & Ricardo – Professional Kizomba Dancers – Porto, Portugal.

Paula & Ricardo are well known international Kizomba instructors based out of Porto, Portugal. They are frequent guest instructors and performers at major Kizomba Festivals and events all over the world.

They currently run Afrolatin Connection (ALC Dance) as a Dance Company and Dance Academy in Porto, Portugal. They also have a company with João Paulo Duarte under the name DMAES, Espetáculos e Eventos.

This company has three parts, ALC Dance Studios®, a social night club called Muxima Bar® and events organization, with International events like Ta Fixe Kizomba Festival and DMAES Summer Bootcamp.

Additionally they have a very popular Kizomba Teachers Training (KTT) where they share their Kizomba teaching methodology. 

You can book these Kizomba Instructors from Porto, Portugal for upcoming festivals, corporate events, staged choreographed performances, online classes, brand promos, film, television and music videos via the below links:


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