Avalon’s love of Afro started in Rio de Janeiro. She could not comprehend what she was experiencing when she attended her first class. From that moment on, she immersed herself in African dance. She completed a dance internship in Senegal and performed with the AfroModern dance group BenKo.To further immerse herself in African dance, Avalon traveled to Brazil and various countries in Africa. She followed an intensive Silvestre Technique training focused on Afro / Brazilian dance, she trained at the School of Dance, University of Cape Town, and often danced on the street with locals, and of course in the clubs.