Banana Jolie is a kiwi who has established her career in Australia and has returned to Aotearoa, excited to share her energetic brand of movement. She has presented workshops to complement her one woman comedy cabaret shows at Woodford Folk Festival, Falls Festival, Happy Wanderer Festival, The Village Festival, and Rainbow Serpent Festival.Joana Joy (BJ) is a yoga teacher, choreographer and fitness instructor, psychology and philosophy student and loves how movement builds connection.
Do you love getting down on the dance floor and want some more tools to add to your dance-tool box? Do you hate dancing but love laughing and music?Banana Boogie is a dance mixtape workshop with the best bangers and sweetest shapes brought to you by comedic powerhouse Banana Jolie.This follow along dance workshop will take you through a tasting platter of urban, rock n roll, latin, 80's and every dance style in between. Participants get to veto the tracks!Banana Boogie is for anyone and everyone, a chance to be guided through some sweet moves to a sensational soundtrack. This workshop builds connection through group dance, enhances expression and empowers people's confidence and creativity!