Tirso Chauca started to dance Lambazouk which is a high energetic dance that developed form Lambada in Porto Seguro, Brazil in 2008. Since then Tirso has performed numerous times with the LA Zouk team in California and helped organized the first Brazilianzouk congress in the United States in 2012. Due to his passion for dancing, Tirso went to Brazil to train Brazilianzouk with the creators of Lambazouk, Gilson Damascus, Braz Do Santos, Bebe, Didi and Patricia, as well as Riozouk with Adilio Porto in 2011. Tirso has been dancing and teaching in different countries, such as; Brazil, Argentina, Israel, Russia amongst others, and different cities in the United States.
Tirso was born in Peru and learnt how to dance salsa and bachata at an early age, he also studied ballet for 5 years during his teen years before moving to the United States in 1999. During his time in the U.S. Tirso learn to dance samba, forró, pagode, axé and Brazilian Funk as well as Capoeira and Tai Chi. Tirso’s martial art and dancing experience gives him a unique philosophy to teach and express different elements and concepts of dancing. Tirso has graduate 7 new teachers of Brazilianzouk in different cities around theworld with his unique dancing syllabus which is available upon request and he is currently teaching in Los Angeles, California with his partner Chanel May.
We are super excited to officially announce our weekly Brazilian Zouk Weekly Class schedule with Tirso Chauca.
Wednesdays 9:00-10:00pm Progressive Zouk Class Class Pricing: $10 Members $15 Non-Members
Fridays 10pm-12pm Progressive Zouk Class & Practica
Practica & Class Pricing $15 Members $20 Non-Members
or Zouk Membership 8 classes for $90, Practica included!