West African with Maguette Camara, Ailey Extension
With live drumming, this class will teach you the fundamentals of traditional West African dance with emphasis on an understanding of the accompanying drum rhythms. Classes start with a thorough warm up, followed by a sequence of movement across the floor.
Ailey’s Extension’s Maguette Camara each Thursday (6pm) and Saturday (12noon) for a live West African dance class.
This class welcomes all levels to participate in an energetic union of music, dance and oral tradition of the people of West Africa. Students will learn the rich history of traditional dances, accompanied with live drumming as they express strength, improve stamina, and gain confidence.
Register at: aileyextension.com/keepdancing