African Dance and Drum Workshop

Sunday, May 6, 12:30 -2pm  |  Canceled.  Please pre-register for the upcoming workshops.

Sunday, June 17, 12:30 -2pm  | $20

This upbeat energetic workshop taught by Ebonie Avant with live drum accompaniment will teach you the fundamentals of  West African Dance.

Participants will have the option to dance or learn basic drumming techniques. There are a limited amount of drums available. Spots will be filled on a first come basis.

BYOD if you have it; djembe and dundun drums are best.  The dance portion of the class will be done barefoot & it is suggested for ladies to wear a Lapa. A traditional wrap worn similar to a sarong.
No prior Dance or Drumming experience necessary.  Ideal for ages 12 and up.

Teacher,Ebonie Avant:
Wife, Mother, Mentor, Teacher, Choreographer and Artistic Director of The Dance Diamond are among the long list of hats she wears.She is a certified Pilates instructor and holds a degree in Dance. She has over 25 years of teaching experience with both children and adults who lovingly recognize her as “Miss Ebonie”.