African Dance  I

DETAILS

Day + Time:  Sundays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Duration: 45 minutes

Ages: 3-5 years old

Dress Code:  Black leotard with black leggings, lappa, hair neatly tied up

Fee: $15/class, $210 for Fall Trimester + $25 rental fee for costume for Winter Dance Recital

To register: Please click here or call our Registrar at (718) 638 5660.

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DESCRIPTION

This curriculum teaches an overview of West African dance through call and response, polyrhythms, storytelling, song, drums, and movement. Students will begin to build their leadership skills and have a sense of community through different class exercises and rituals. The class focusing on developing motor skills through traditional West African movements. Students will experience the joy and freedom of West African dance by being learning about the many cultures of the African Diaspora.