Ook’ot International Dance Festival is curated by DANCE MONKS (SF Bay Area/Mexico City) and offers rigorous training for dedicated students and professionals within a supportive community of high caliber, international artists. This year the festival includes 5 daily classes with renowned faculty Dr. Yanique Hume (Jamaica), Evangelous Poulinas (Berlin), Mijail Rojas (Cuba), Rodrigo Esteva & Mirah Moriarty (Mexico City/SF Bay), and Erika Suarez (Xalapa). It is located at the beautiful Kankabal on more than 2,000 acres of lush jungle near the ancient town of Izamal, only 1.5 hours from Merida International Airport. The affordable cost includes classes, shared housing, meals, and transportation to/from the airport. Application Deadlines are September 1, 2019 [Earlybird for scholarships] October 10, 2019 [Last chance]. Only 40 applicants will be accepted.
Hacienda of Kankabal near the ancient town of Izamal- only 1.5 hours from Merida International Airport, Mexico.