Group Classes - Tuesdays & Sundays

FORRÓ FOUNDATIONS holds classes EVERY TUESDAY from 7.30pm - 9.15pm which are followed by a forró party. These classes are split into 2 levels: Beginner and Intermediate. Perfect for first timers as well as more experienced dancers. The group classes are a great way to learn, meet people and make new friends before hitting the dancefloor.


LOCATION: Lighthouse Bar, 62 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, EC2A 3AY


7pm - 11pm, Class Price: £10, Party Price: Free

Beginner Classes


An introduction to Forró and the basic movements which will form the foundation of your dance as you progress every week.

Chinedu - Teacher 


Founder of Forró Foundations, teacher, DJ and event organiser. His goal is to spread the dance, music and culture far and wide.

Intermediate Classes


Let's take it to the next level! Movements become more intricate as we take a more detailed look at the world of Roots Style Forró. 

Graziela - Teacher

Amazing energy, enthusiasm and technique, Graziela has been a well known face on the Forró scene for many years. Always there to help!

Guest Teacher Workshops

We regularly invite guest teachers from Brazil and Europe to lead our classes and share their knowledge and culture.

Jonathan - Teacher


Jonathan teaches Forró across the UK with several Forró communites and is known for his detailed and clear communication of ideas & movement. 

FORRO FOUNDATIONS - WEST: We are now holding classes EVERY SUNDAY in Notting Hill, West London, for beginner students! Please check our EVENTS section for more information. You are all invited!

LOCATION: Forró Foundations - West, The Italian Job, 45 All Saints Road, Notting Hill, London, W11 1HE

NEAREST STATION: Notting Hill, Royal Oak, Ladbroke Grove

3pm - 4pm, Class Price: £10 per class 

Private Classes

Private classes allow for an even more bespoke teaching approach tailored to the individual. 


​​Private Classes on Tuesdays

There are regular private class slots on Tuesdays at the group class location in Shoreditch. 5.30pm - 6.15pm or 6.15pm - 7pm. These must be arranged in advance and are available for 1 to 2 people. 

Private Classes on Sundays

There are also regular private class slots on Sundays at the group class location in Notting Hill. These must be arranged in advance and are available for 1 to 2 people.




For details on private classes on Tuesdays, Sundays, or any other day which may be more suitable for you, please contact Chinedu for more information by email, call or WhatsApp:




Forró Foundations Classes and Parties are on hold until further notice due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In light of this recent outbreak, we feel that it is our responsibility to put the health and safety of our students and attendees first. 

For the time being, we will be suspending all classes and parties.

We will of course let you know as soon our dancefloors are open again. 

Kind Regards,

The Forró Foundations Team

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