Dance Africa Fest 2018!
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Dance Africa Fest is a two-day conference featuring internationally renowned artists in African Diaspora dance, drum, and vocal workshops. Other highlights include special free dance workshops for children and the community, and a Vendor Marketplace.
On August 11-12, 2018, Dance Africa Fest presents a powerhouse lineup focusing on dance traditions of Guinea (Ismael Kouyaté), Haitian Vodou dance (Jean-Sebastien Duvilaire), Trini-style Carnival dance (Adanna Jones, Ph.D.), New Orleans Second Line (Michelle N. Gibson), and Capoeira (Crianças De Capoeira Angola). Taught by experts, these high-energy workshops introduce students to a unique blend of traditional and modern dance techniques, with many classes incorporating music performed byView more
12 noon – 6pm daily: Vendor Market featuring unique/handmade goods, crafts (Free admission).
** Workshops are free for children 10 years old and under (must have parent or guardian on site).
Dates: August 11-12, 2018 (Saturday and Sunday)
Tickets: Pre-registration recommended as space is limited. Tickets $20.00 per workshop.
All levels welcome.
Live percussion or music for nearly all class.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
Workshops offered daily Saturday and Sunday, 9:00am – 6:30pm.
8011 Cameron Rd #500, Austin, TX 78754
Dance Africa Fest is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. We utilize public facilities that ensure access to the built environment for people with different abilities,View more
Dance Africa Fest is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. We utilize public facilities that ensure access to the built environment for people with different abilities, and meet ADA guidelines and Texas Accessibility Standards. If you require special assistance for participation in our programs please contact us at Tonya@DanceAfricaFest.org.View less