Saturday, February 15, 2020
Father-Daughter West African Dance
Company: Alvin Ailey
Venue: The Joann Weill Center for Dance
Location: New York, NY
Celebrate the LOVE between a father and his daughter this Valentine’s weekend at Ailey Extension. Create new memories together at Father–Daughter West African Workshop by spending quality time on the dance floor with the one you love.
The class will focus on traditional dances from West Africa within a context of music and oral tradition. Students will learn dances which celebrate the many facets of life in West Africa such as: rites of passage, festive and ceremonial occasions. They will build strength, improve stamina and gain confidence. The musical accompaniment is the Djembe Orchestra.a??
Open to adults and children 10+
405 W 55th st
New York, NY, 10019
February 15, 2020: 5:00pm