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Residency: West African Dance

Artist: Multiple Artists

Type: Residencies


Students learn the popular jembé and sabar styles of West African dance. Aritists provide their students with an enhanced experience of traditional dance. Students will also learn the stories and traditions behind the movements they are performing.


Residency pricing is flexible depending on the number of classrooms and number of sessions. You can find residency pricing information here along with ideas for creating a residency that meets your needs and budget.


Audience Limit: N/A

Program Length: Minimum 8 sessions each in 2 classrooms

Appropriate for Grades:
Pre-K, Secondary SDC, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, All Grades


Assembly Price: N/A

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: N/A

Workshop Cost per Day: N/A

Workshop Materials Fee: N/A

Travel Fee: Available only in service area

Technical Requirements


(02) February: Black History Month
(11) November: International Drum Month

Curriculum Connections

History-Social Science
Physical Education