Manuel Dos Santos, a.k.a. Dr. Kizomba, is the founder of Kizomba Canada, the first Kizomba school in North America.
He is one of the most sought-after Kizomba teachers in the world.
Dr. Kizomba, has been dancing for over 20 years. Although his repertoire includes Hip-Hop, Capoeira, and Latin Ballroom, his passion is definitely Kizomba.
While growing up in Luanda, Maianga, (Catambore) Angola, he learned how to dance Kizomba and other African rhythms such as Semba, Kuduro and Rebita (known as the Angolan Rueda), then moved on to Hip-Hop, Capoeira and Latin Ballroom.
In 2010, Manuel Dos Santos founded Kizomba Canada, the fist Kizomba school in Canada and United States.
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