African Dance: Rejuvenate through rhythm and movement


This beginner friendly class is for anyone who loves to dance, and is an energetic, sweat inducing activity that can bring joy to your body, mind, and spirit.

No prior dance experience needed to join this class. Learn something new in a friendly environment.  Kid and family friendly. An activity the whole family can enjoy.

Course Dates
June 8, 15, 22, 29 2018
5:00 – 6:00 PM
PHP 2,800
(PHP 750/session drop-in)


Photo from the trial session on June 1, 2018
Thanks to the Adinkra Lumads Djembe Community, represented by:
Jayson “Diyandi” Gildore, Rhea Dagnalan, Kolin Wilkins Villanueva, Box Seblario, and Jazz Sol

About the instructor


Meldy Stehmeier Hernandez RN, MPH is a certified yoga teacher and global dance instructor with over 20 years of experience in the wellness field. She lived in West Africa for 3 years and has trained in African Dance in the US, Europe, and throughout the African continent. She is now based in Metro Manila with her family – with two kids who love yoga and the drums.  Find out more about Meldy and her classes on her website and on Facebook.


On the Drums


Toni Bernardo is a percussion and drumset player who studies and plays Afro-Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, West-African and Philippine Indigenous Music as well as other contemporary styles. She is the founder and drum director of Samba School Imperatriz Filipinense and she also teaches samba.

Jayson “Dyandi” Gildore is a founding member of Adinkra Lumads Djembe Community. He will be assisted by Rhea Dagnalan and Box Seblario, also from Adinkra Lumads.


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Don’t forget to review your accomplished form before clicking “Submit” !

Submitting this form officially reserves you a slot for African Dance with Meldy Hernandez (Demo / Course / Demo and Course).


Once we have acknowledged receipt of your registration form via email / contact number, payments can be made in cash or cheque at the MAGIS office (address at the bottom left of this page).  Bank deposits may be made to:

BPI Current Account
Account Name: MAGIS Creative Spaces, Inc.
Account Number: 8291-0114-12
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Once paid, a final confirmation of your secured slot/s will be sent by our team through email.