West African Dance
6:00 - 7:00 pm
Whether you’ve been dancing your whole life or want to try something new, West African dance with Fatawu is fun, creative and invigorating. With live drums!
Master dancer/teacher Fatawu Sayibu offers a traditional West African dance class for all levels. The class is devoted to learning the techniques and rhythms of West African dances in their authentic cultural context. You will develop awareness of rhythm, improve coordination as you move all parts of the body, and experience the sheer joy of African dance moves!
$17 for a drop-in class or $85 for a group of 6 classes
For more information, call Fatawu at 612-229-6614.
Fatawu Sayibu is from the Northern Region of Ghana and comes from a drumming family; his traditional dances and use of the talking drum tell the stories of his culture, country and people. Fatawu is a performer, a teacher, a choreographer and a mentor to the children in his community, as well as his students here in the U.S.