Traditional African Dance - All Levels


Next Available: 28 Sep 6:30PM
1 hour

Description

** Please note the ticket is open to all dates within the 6-week class cycle, meaning you can attend any class within the cycle your ticket is purchased for.

If you wish to purchase a ticket for the following cycle just select the next date. For current cycle tickets please select the most recent start date. **

Whether you were born with rhythm or you have two left feet, our classes are fun, invigorating and challenging for people at all levels. Definitely for anyone who is looking for a fun way to keep fit as well as enjoy an invigorating cultural experience.Sackey is an amazing teacher who brings a wealth of experience and a true passion for dance who will make you feel welcomed an inspired

Don’t miss the chance to study under an outstanding Ghanaian performer!

Dance with Sackey

Born and raised in Cape Coast, Ghana, Sackey started dancing at a very young age with “Work Dancers” where he specialised in hip hop and free style dance. After two years he joined a traditional African group and found his way to  “Agoro Theatre Company” before co- forming Asanti Dance Theatre where he is the assistant artistic director. Sackey has travelled to the UK with several Ghanaian dance theatres, performing and teaching contemporary and traditional African dance classes. Now based in Melbourne, he continues to amaze audiences with his expressive and fluid style.

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Class Schedule

Our classes run in 6 week cycles: Every Thursday, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Cycle Beginning dates: January 19th March 2nd April 13th May 25th July 6th August 17th September 28th November 9th

What you will learn
  • African dance moves and rhythms
  • Contemporary and traditional African dance
  • Flowing with the dance moves as well as free-styling your own
What you will get
  • Enjoy an invigorating cultural experience
  • Have fun while keeping fit

What to wear

Comfortable clothes

Appropriate for

Anyone who who'd like to dance - suitable for all levels


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African Drumming

Vendor sincce 2015

Established in 1997, African Drumming has become Australia’s trusted name in West African music.

We are dedicated to sharing the music and culture of West Africa in all that we do: through classes, workshops, study tours and performances which connect a wide audience with this powerful music. Not to mention our instruments! We are one of the largest African music stores in Australia and we love our drums.

In 2011 we relocated from a little store in Grey Street to a larger purposed Head Quarters @ 252 St Kilda Rd, St Kilda. Our HQ houses both the brains and brawn of the operation, with our showroom, studios, offices, warehouse and the all important drum making workshop here under one jamming roof. We love it in St Kilda!

We have a nation-wide network of drummers and dancers under our banner and operate across Australia. Our team includes performers and drum makers from around West Africa such as Mali, Senegal, Ghana and of course homegrown talent too.

We’re always looking to the future and constantly working on the next big project, event and product.

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