Lannaya performs authentic and progressive interpretations of traditional West African dance, music, and folklore. Combining gesture, music, audience participation, and historical and cultural aspects of dance and movement, Lannaya is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that has performed all over the city of Austin and the state of Texas and is proud to be included in the Texas Commission of the Arts Touring Roster of state-approved arts organizations. Lannaya strives to create an
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.