Welcome to Cartara Productions. Here’s the latest news:

Our 4th International SF got kizomba! festival (gk!4) in the Hyatt Regency San Francisco was the best yet. We are hard at work on the 5th edition (March 12-15, 2015), taking place in the Hotel Kabuki, San Francisco. These festivals were the first 100% Kizomba/Semba festivals in North America. Kwenda (Portugal), Berto&Laho (France), Mister Tecas & Miss Jo (Angola/Cape Verde), Don Jose (France), Marc Brewer (US), and Benga Da Beatz (US) are our announced artists. Get details and save on PRIORITY passes at gotkizombafestival.com.

*** NEW KIZOMBA INTENSIVE SERIES! – For those looking to progress from beginner to a more advanced level quickly. Look at the calendar selections to the left under UPCOMING EVENTS.

**ONGOING** Kizomba classes & socials with Nika & Emile are as follows:

Thursdays:  Kizomba Classes & Social @ mOOv in Studio 1924 (1924 Franklin St, 3rd Flr, Oakland)
Class & Social: DROP-IN $15
5-CLASS   “PUNCH-CARD” $12 each
10-CLASS “PUNCH-CARD” $10 each
Social-only: $10

We accept cash, cc, check.

Transit & parking info: Only 1 block from 19th St BART, and busses on Broadway. We have a security guard watching the Union Bank parking lot, so please park there (FREE) if there are available spots, or on Franklin close to the lot (FREE parking on street after 6p). There are various other parking lots/garages in the area. Be sure to read the street cleaning hours if you plan to stay after midnight.

To learn more about Kizomba, click here.

Click the appropriate link on the left menu for details, and come dance with us! Oh, don’t forget to “Like” us on Facebook (facebook.com/cartarapro), and to add your name to our email list (top of this page) to keep current :)