Learn Ghanaian Dance

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Saturday, June 9, 2018
11:30 am - 2:00 pm


Description

Learn Ghanaian dance from world-renowned performers Gloria Nyame and Richard Dwomoh. Brother Richard and Sister Gloria will lead participants in a 3-part series that explores techniques and dave styles from several of Ghana’s many ethnic groups. Those who take part in the workshops will have the opportunity to perform alongside the professional NY Ghanaian Drum and Dance Unity Enseamble in an outdoor concert held at Mount Vernon’s City Hall Plaza. All are welcome! Individuals with previous experience in West African dance are strongly encouraged to attend.

Workshops will be held at the following locations in Mount Vernon from 11:30 to 2 pm:

Saturday, June 2 | Boys and Girls Club of Mount Vernon | 350 S. 6th Avenue
Saturday, June 9 | Boys and Girls Club of Mount Vernon | 350 S. 6th Avenue
Saturday, June 16 | Doles Center | 250 S. 6th Avenue

For more information, please contact Aaron Paige, apaige[email protected] or 914.428.4220, ext. 329.

For information about the performance, please click here.

This program is part of ArtsWestchester Folk Arts Program, made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts.

photo credit: Neil Segal



Event Location and Ticket Information

Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018
Times: 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Ticket pricing:
Free event

Presenter: ArtsWestchester
Presenter Phone: 914.428.4220
Presenter Website: artswestchester.org



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