Lucia is an International performing artist, instructor and
choreographer recognized as one of today's most exciting and
innovative Samba Dance artists.
Lucia Dargam was born on February 14th in Mar Del Plata Argentina, and
raised In Rio, Brasil. Being born on Valentine’s Day is only fitting
for someone who has held a lifelong passion and love for dance, music
Raised in Brasil, Lucia brings a wealth of knowledge of
the Brazilian music and dance and its cultural context to the
audience. In addition to Samba, Lucia has studied and practiced other
forms of world dance such as, Salsa, Hip Hop, Modern and Latin Dance
to name a few.
This diverse background has given Lucia a style that is
uniquely hers and a great command of movement and wisdom of dance that
comes to life not only in her inspiring performances but also in her
gift to teach and share her knowledge with her students. Lucia has had
the honor and privilege of
working with thousands of students from all backgrounds and cultures
around the world giving her great insight as an instructor.
beginning of her career, she has had a lot of students and fans. Her
students comment on her down to earth, witty teaching style and of
course her energetic and charismatic personality!
Her vibrant and charming dance style has gotten the attention of many
famous choreographers and directors from all over the world. Lucia has
performed with popular US and international artists including Gilberto
Santa Rosa, Victor Manuelle, Alex y Fido, and DJ Flex.
She also placed
4th at the 2006 ESPN World Salsa Championship! Recently Lucia and her
dance company wowed the judges of "America's Got Talent" and the
American public all the way to the "Vegas Week" out of 70,000
auditions on season 6 of the program.
When Lucia is not traveling the globe she can be found teaching
classes as well as dancing at some of the city’s finest restaurants,
nightclubs and events where, she has performed up to 300 shows in one
2011 will be another exciting and busy year for Lucia with a full
international travel schedule, new workshops, and more!