Dance, Music & Arts
AFOUTAYI DANCE STUDIO
New Home & Renewed Programming!
Afoutayi is back with regular classes, rehearsals, performances and more! We welcome you to the AFOUTAYI DANCE STUDIO (2525 Nevada Ave North, Suite 211, Golden Valley, MN 55427), our new home for your regular dose of movement, tradition, sonorous folklore, and Haitian, African, and Afro-Caribbean spirit.
**IMPORTANT COVID-19 PROTOCOL: Please help us keep the space and each other safe by following CDC recommendations: wear a mask, bring your own water and hand sanitizer, and stay home if you feel sick.**
Fri, Oct 29|
We Are Back! Haitian Dance Class with Live Drumming!
Pent up energy from lockdowns, distance learning, and work from home? Or pandemic blues got you stiff? Come dust it off and shake it out with Afoutayi to live drumming every Friday starting 09/17/2021!
Time & Location
Oct 29, 2021, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
Creators Space, 218 7th St E, Suite 100, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
About the Event
With over 20 years of experience teaching dance in professional and community settings, Djenane will have you moving and dancing in no time! Live drumming and singing will provide participants with cultural context and historical knowledge to Haitian folklore.
No previous experience of dance or Haitian folklore required; just bring comfortable shoes and clothes, water, yourself, your family or friends, and an open mind and be ready to sweat and let go. An accomplished group of dancers and drummers will transform the Flow Studio inside the Creators Space and immerse you in the strong spirit of Haitian tradition.
5pm - Children 6-12yrs: Haitian drumming, singing, and dances
6pm - Teens 13yrs+ and Adults: Haitian dances
7pm - Afoutayi Company Rehearsal
Cost per class:
$10 children & seniors
$15 teens & adults
Payable at the door by cash, Venmo, Cashapp, Zelle, or card.