fbpx

Black Futures AfroFuturism Dance Workshop

Wednesday, 05 February 2020 18:00 – Wednesday, 26 February 2020 20:00
Location: Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON
Category: Dance

Explore Afrofuturism through the tradition of dance, let your creativity connect to your knowledge, your history and your movement as you journey through various dance styles that map a rich history onto a current urban style.

Afro-contemporary dance is rooted in collective space sharing its gestures informed by dances of the Diaspora and movements from Africa and the Caribbean.

The first two sessions (Feb 5 and 12) are led by award-winning dancer, choreographer and cultural knowledge keeper Kevin Ormsby. Participants will learn dance styles and understand how movements of the African Diaspora continue to shape popular culture today including Hip Hop and Urban dance.

The third session (Feb 26) celebrates the vibrant and expressive style of urban and Hip Hop dance. It's led by Mark Samuels who has worked with top tier Canadian artists including Jully Black and Nelly Furtado. He has also danced in many notable shows including The Juno AwardsMMVA’s and So You Think You Can Dance Canada.

Buy tickets

Events Filters

Latest on Instagram

Featured Events

01 Feb 2020 10:00 – 01 Mar 2020 17:30
Harbourfront Centre
Festival

Join Our Mailing List

Find a Job

Subscribe to podcast

AfroToronto.com participates in affiliate marketing programs, which means we may earn a commission if you purchase an item featured on our site. These affiliate links, along with advertisements, support us and they come to no expense for you.

Privacy Policy | Member Access

Copyright © 2005-2020 Culture Shox Media. All rights reserved unless otherwise stated.