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Drummer & Dancer Auditions

Presented by Lannaya Drum & Dance at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin TX

Dec 04 2021
Drummer & Dancer Auditions

Dancer in drum/dance masterclass - photo by Justin Humphrey

Open call to be a part of Lannaya Drum & Dance, a nonprofit West African performance company!

> In-person event. Face masks required indoors
> Open to all experience levels.
> No previous drum/dance training required to audition.
> Dancers: Be prepared to take West African dance class.
> Drummers: Be prepared to accompany class. Limited number of djembes available.

Pre-registration required to attend. Register here, or email Dance@Lannaya.org to request Audition Registration form.
• Studio open at 1:30 pm for warmup. *Audition takes place in the Dance Studio at the Carver.
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ADMISSION INFO

Pre-registration required to attend. Register here, or email Dance@Lannaya.org to request Audition Registration form.

1/ Drummers and Dancers are encouraged to bring their own earplugs or other ear protection; sound will be quite loud inside studio.

2/ NO STREET SHOES DURING AUDITION INSIDE DANCE STUDIO, PLEASE.
Dancers encouraged to wear comfortable and breathe-able clothing that doesn’t restrict movement, and allows a full range of motion (i.e. lappas, sweatpants, shorts, sarongs, dance wear, work-out wear or yoga attire). Bare feet, jazz slippers or similar light foot covering are recommended for the audition.

3/ Drummers encouraged to bring their own djembe or other hand-drum to accompany class. Limited number of drums available.

Contact: 855-526-6292

Email: Dance@Lannaya.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 4, 2021 at 01:30 pm - 03:30 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

Studio open at 1:30 pm for warmup. *Audition takes place in the Dance Studio at the George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center, 1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

PHOTOS

  • Brandon Grant - Photo by Matt Bynum

VIDEOS

  • Excerpts of Lannaya Drum & Dance in performance to a packed house! June 8, 2013 in the Boyd Vance Theatre at Austin's George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center.

LOCATION

George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702

Google Map of 1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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Dates and Times

Sat, Dec 4, 2021

1:30 pm at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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