Janete Silva

Janete Silva

Janete Silva has studied dance since childhood and has performed with various acclaimed local and international companies such as Dance Brazil (New York), Bale Folclórico da Bahia (Brazil), Bahia Brazil (Los Angeles), Orquestra Popular da Bahia (Brazil), Freddiek Bratcher and Company (Miami), to name a few. Her professional training includes Afro-Brazilian dance, ballet, modern dance, and Silvestre Technique. Silva appeared as a dancer on star singer Ivete Sangalo’s recent DVD. Currently, Janete is a master dance teacher in New York City. She also travels regularly for bookings and has most recently participated in the Lowell Folk Festival, National Black Arts Festival, the Brazilian Independence Day Celebration, Target’s Super Sabado! at El Museo del Barrio, and the Houston Brazilian Festival.

Adult Classes

Beginner Afro-Brazilian & Capoeira


Teacher and schedule subject to change. For up-to-the-minute information see the adult class schedule.