Experience a weekend packed with African dance, traditions, and festivities in the 10th Annual DanceAfrica Festival and Performance – the vision of Dr. (Baba) Chuck Davis, Founder/Artistic Director of DanceAfrica.
Forces of Nature Dance Theatre from New York is the special guest artist for both evenings. Forces of Nature utilizes a unique blend of performing arts with traditional West African dance.
All five Dallas Black Dance Theatre performing companies will be on stage for nightly performances on Friday and Saturday, including DBDT, DBDT: Encore!, Allegro Performing Ensemble, Senior Performing Ensemble, and Junior Performing Ensemble. Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts’ World Ensemble will also perform.
DanceAfrica Marketplace and Festival – FREE!
October 8, 2016 – 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Annette Strauss Square
Immerse yourself in the 10th annual festival and performances that include a marketplace filled with vendors, music, art, food, and children activities – fun for the entire family.