Diaspora West African Drum and Dance Traditions Workshop

  • Jeannine Osayande & Dunya Performing Arts Company

Description

This program is an intense study of the elements of various Diaspora West African drum, dance, song, storytelling, and masquerade traditions from Mali, Guinea, Senegal, Ivory Coast, and Ghana. This Jeannine Osayande & Dunya Performing Arts Company workshop allows students to understand how dance is used to communicate in different ways, and how dance and drumming can play an integral role in a community.

Price & Info

Price

Workshop Cost per Day: $800

Travel Fee: $75 per day

Information

Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Theme

Theme

Arts Appreciation Month

Black History Month

End of Year Celebration

International Drum Month

Kwanzaa

National Arts & Humanities Month

National Dance Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Dance & Movement

Visual & Performing Arts

World Cultures

World History

World Languages

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