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Atlanta

2 CLASS DAY: West African Dance Class + Drum Class

Join a special 1.5 hour class featuring guest artist Always-a-Giwa sistah Nzinga Tull from DC and master drummer Assane Mbaye as we delve into dances and rhythms of Mali! September 17th, we also have drum class directly after dance class! Dance or drum class only: $15; Dance + drum class: $25

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2 CLASS DAY: West African Dance Class + Drum Class
2 CLASS DAY: West African Dance Class + Drum Class

Time & Location

Sep 17, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Atlanta, 1458 La France Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA

Guests

About the event

This bi-weekly class is led by a rotating list of Giwayen Mata lead dancers to include Adi Bates, Joi Hudson, Nneka Gales, Tambra Omiyale Harris, and Zakiyyah Sabree. Perfect for dancers of all ages and experience levels, the Giwayen Mata dance floor has been a gathering place for men, women, children, elders, ameteurs, professionals, and more for over 25 years!

TODAY'S CLASS features guest artists Nzinga Tull and Assane Mbaye and is followed by a drum workshop. 

Bring: water, cash to "give the drummer some" (tips are optional), and your open mind.

Wear: comfortable athletic or dance wear to include but not limited to lappas/wrap skirts, shokatos/loose pants, leggings/briefs, and t-shirts/tanks.

Parking: arrive 15 minutes early to find parking; use of Candler Park MARTA lot is permissible.

Tickets

  • Bi-Weekly West African Dance

    On August 20, we also have drum class directly after dance class! Dance class only: $15. Dance class + drum class: $25 for both

    From $5.00 to $25.00
    Sale ended
    • $10.00
      +$0.25 service fee
    • $15.00
      +$0.38 service fee
    • $25.00
      +$0.63 service fee

Total

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