Bantaba: The Circle of Celebration

  • The Seventh Principle | Bantaba: The Circle of Celebration
  • The Seventh Principle | Bantaba: The Circle of Celebration
  • The Seventh Principle | Bantaba: The Circle of Celebration

Description

Celebrate the unique ability of dance to bring people together around the world with The Seventh Principle. Through a high-energy fusion of percussive dance, traditional music, and call-and-response, this program demonstrates both traditional West African and modern African-American dance while teaching about the respective cultures on both sides of the Atlantic. Students will understand how dance and music are infused into elements of everyday life in West African communities, and how the arts play an important role as an expression of cultural identity.

Price & Info

Price

Assembly Price: $1,090

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1,420

Travel Fee: $75 per day

Information

Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, All Grades

Theme

Theme

Arts Appreciation Month

Black History Month

International Drum Month

National Dance Month

Youth Arts Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Dance & Movement

Visual & Performing Arts

World Cultures

Tech

Technical Requirements

Wooden floor preferred (wood stage okay); one microphone; P.A. system.