We would like to invite you for the first edition of MAMA AFRICA MEETING 2017 in Amsterdam.
Together with Mama Africa Meeting from Italy we would like to bring the best African dancers to Amsterdam. Take this chance to dive into the African dance scene, to get new energy and to get to know your body in a different way!
Where: Chassé Dance Studios, Chassestraat 64, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
When: Saturday 10th of June
Workshop 1 Afro Jazz:
A mix of African traditional dance and Jazz dance. Afro jazz is a dance from West-Africa and later on more developed in the United States, due to slavery. This technique is used a lot in musicals, movies and for television. Well known choreographers in Afro Jazz: Alvin Ailey and Katherine Dunham. Discover the beauty of Afro Jazz and enjoy the freedom in dance!
Workshop 2 Sabar:
Traditional dance of Senegal, Wolof. Sabar is a dance of seduction and talks about rhythm. It’s a dance with a lot technique, power, fun and a lot of positive energy. Together with the musicians, dancers and the public, you create the real feeling of Sabar!
13.30 – 15.30 Afro Jazz
16.00 – 18.00 Sabar
18.00 Studio presentation and African diner
To sign-up: firstname.lastname@example.org
Costs for participants:
– 1 workshop: € 25,- (non-member) / € 20,- (member)
– 2 workshops: € 40,- (non-member) / € 35,- (member)
For further information, please visit http://chasse-dancestudios.nl/