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Group Dance

Associate Membership

Our evolution continues and we invite you to be a part of it.  Join our educational membership program that includes:

Monthly online training such as musicality, language, samba history and culture, and dance and capoeira from both Brazil and Australia

Discounts on quarterly / annual events led by Umbela Directors in your state

Updates and articles on the latest academic and cultural insights direct from Brazil

Mentoring and professional development for teachers

Collective access to insurance to reduce your costs

Media, promotion of schools and the opportunity to contribute to a doctoral study on Samba in Australia

Premium access to our cultural exchanges - first choice access to private and group classes and bate papos (chats) with our artists on cultural exchange from Brazil. 

Membership to this pilot program is $35 per month for three months at a time.

Sign up below or drop us a line if you need more info.

Choose your pricing plan

  • Supporter

    Every month
    you just want to chip in but don't want any classes
    • Discounted courses, classes and events
    • Kudos for being a pioneer in our new look association
  • Associate Member

    Every month
    Classes, courses, and video archive
    • Online training from Brazil fortnightly- Technical Silvestre
    • Discounted courses and events led by State directors
    • Research and culture labs (ongoing)
    • Community of Practice via facebook group and wix
  • Patron

    Every month
    For schools who sign up 5+ supporters or associate members
    Valid for 3 months
    • Super Associate benefits
    • Voting rights at Umbela content, business and AGM's
    • Listed as partner and teacher on the site
    • Blog posts and Social Media promoting your involvement
    • Insurance coverage for volunteers, classes and events *
    • * Risk assurance, business mentoring, trip planning
    • Access to translations and brazil trip mentoring services
    • Paid as 'staff' for course content and blog posts
    • This membership can be paid in kind
  • Six week course

    Commit to a course for six weeks and let your practice grow
    Valid for 6 weeks
    • Beginners Samba
  • Dancing and Drumming

    Attend our drumming classes by donation if you dance
    Valid for 3 months
    • Beginners Samba
    • Drumming on Saturdays
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