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Traditional West African Dance Workshop at High Desert Music Hall

October 18, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Come learn some Guinean dance moves!

This is an in-person program. This program is recommended for children ages 6 and up, but open to all levels and ages. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Come dance with West African Dancer Fodé Sylla and learn some basic traditional movements of Guinean dance.

Fodé Sylla is a dynamic acrobat, drummer, dancer and performance artist from Conakry, Guinea. He teaches drumming, dance, and acrobatics to students of all ages and skill levels. He recently taught in France and was on tour with a circus in New York. He teaches traditional African Dance regularly at University of Oregon in Eugene and for Eugene City Parks and Recreation. He has performed and taught at the Bend Juneteenth Celebration, Oregon country Fair, The Elliott Institute and Seattle Rhythm Festival, to name a few. He is a popular teacher with a big following of students.

High Desert Music Hall:
 818 SW Forest Ave, Redmond, OR 97756

Details

Date:
October 18, 2023
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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Website:
https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/72272

Organizer

Deschutes Public Library
Phone
(541) 312-1020
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Venue

High Desert Music Hall
818 SW Forest Avenue
Redmond, 97756
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Phone
541-527-1387
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