Paolo "Slice" Peñala

Paolo "Slice" Peñala
Paolo "Slice" Penala
Paolo "Slice" Penala
Paolo "Slice" Penala

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Paolo "Slice" Peñala (he/him) is a New York City based professional dancer and choreographer originally hailing from Washington, DC. He began his dance career in college dancing under the mentorship of industry legend Lyle Beniga and performing competitively for Major Definition out of Baltimore, Maryland, with whom he served as choreographer and Executive Director.

He continued his dance career choreographing and dancing for professional company Culture Shock, DC more

Class Descriptions

Hip-Hop/Street Styles

Class begins with a long hip-hop foundational warm up. No matter the level, foundations along with variations will be used to wake up the body, prepare for choreography, and establish building blocks for freestyle. Class will continue by applying the foundations from warm up along with it’s variations to choreography and connection to music. Class is a safe space to grow in movement, vocabulary, and performance quality.


BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.


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