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New World Ballet, a Santa Rosa-based dance school, will mark Black History Month with a four-day dance celebration and workshop Feb. 26-March 1.

The program will feature guest instructors with extensive performance experience and will include five classes, all at New World Ballet, 3273 Airway Drive, Suite D.

The schedule of classes and teachers:

Portsha Jefferson, Haitian folkloric, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26.

Kiazi Malonga, Congolese, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27.

Jose Rivera and Metzi Henriquez, Afro-Brasilian and Carnaval dance, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28.

Colette Eloi, Afro-Haitian, 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1.

Alassane Kane, West African, 5 p.m. March 1.

Information: 536-9523, newworldballet.com.