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Students from St. Louis showing off skills of West African dance. Heritage, culture and beauty - enjoy. Founded and led by Diadié Bathily, Afriky Lolo is a non-profit organization that is committed to bringing West African dance and culture to the communities of St. Louis, Metro East and the greater Eastern Missouri region through teaching and performing. Bathily is a master dancer and choreographer from the Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa. He immigrated to the United States in 1998. He has a strong personal and professional desire to share the beauty, culture and passion of West African dance with Americans, especially African Americans. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
Umoja was a collaboration that brought together 3 artist groups in the West African tradition - Voice of Culture, Duniya Drum and Dance, and Oyin Dance. The event was held at Caponi Art Park in Eagan, MN You can find more info at the events calendars at the artists and park websites (caponiartpark.org, voiceofculture.com, duniyadrumanddance.org). "Wild Scissors: Cut Loose!" is a series of presentations for the performing arts. Music, Dance, Drama are art forms that are "caught within the boundaries of time." In order to preserve these treasures, we commit them to digital form using a video production truck, provided by CTV15 in Roseville, MN. The crew are from CTV15 and BCAT16 in Bloomington, MN: Martha Low, Kevin Low, Emily Mahon, Jim Bird, Scott Englund, Dave Reynolds, and Gina Sim...
Let the African rhythms evoke your sense of Self Expression Our African dance classes and workshops are designed to give your whole body a workout while you are having fun. You will learn African dance movements from West Africa, Nigerian Afro Beat and Caribbean Dancehall filled with fun, fitness and fire. Each session will help you build stamina, improve flexibility, strengthen your sense of rhythm and coordination. You will leave feeling re-energised, uplifted and inspired. African drumming, dancing and body percussion is available for team building workshops, performances and private tuition. We have regular classes and workshops for Adults beginner and intermediate levels and regularly hold workshops for kids and people with a disability, contact us for further details and enquiries...
Lua Shayenne teaches traditional & contemporary African dance (Guinea, Mali, Ghana) classes and workshops with live percussion. The class is adapted to all levels. Lua leads a free flowing warmup to start the session. She thoroughly break the steps down when she teaches a routine and always suggests to take things at your own pace. luashayenne.com Based in Toronto, Canada
African Dance Fitness was created by performing artist Bashirrah Creswell to help participants lose pounds and inches! She currently teaches throughout the Los Angeles area! For booking information please email email@example.com
The Ecole des Sables dance academy in Senegal teaches traditional African dance. Classes are taught in both English and French. Prospective students face stiff competition. Preference is given to those who have given back to their community. For more news, go to: http://www.dw.com/en/top-stories/s-9097
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This is a video chronicle of a Lindblad Expeditions/National Geographic voyage of West Africa. 16 countries in 34 days starting in South Africa and ending in Morocco. I shot and edited this video onsite as the trip was happening. © 2013 Lindblad Expeditions.
✱ 253 Hotels in Cabo Verde - Lowest Price Guarantee ► http://goo.gl/0qBUFj Travel video about destination Cabo Verde. Cape Verde is an exotic island world, an archipelago off the coast of West Africa it combines the flair of the Canaries with the charm of Africa. Explorers Christopher Columbus and Vasco Ad Gama lay anchor there in order to replenish supplies and repair their ships. It was not until 1445 that the fifteen islands were discovered and consequently became a Portuguese colony. We begin in the north east of the islands, in Sal. Crystal blue sea and endless sandy beaches, islands of both wind and sunshine with a volcanic lunar landscape twenty five kilometres long and twelve kilometres wide. Sal owes its name and colonization to its once most important export of salt which wa...
What to bring and think about when you go to Africa. Tips, tricks and advice from real Africa overland travelers. Check it out.Get inspired: Read more in our travel guide (http://travels.kilroy.eu/travel-guide)Get inspired: See our Africa adventures (http://travels.kilroy.eu/destinations/africa/adventure)
Gambia is being chosen more often as a holiday destination due to its great weather and fantastic nature. This film is portraying what we did while visiting the Gambia for the first time. We where there for only a week but during that time we've managed to visit some cool places but more importantly meet a bunch of beautiful people.
Vacation travel video about destination Malawi in Africa. Malawi is the unknown Africa in the south-east of the Continent. A wild country between sea and highlands, a land of contrasts with amazing green mountains and high plateaus but most of all, Lake Malawi.In the north west and on the border with Zambia is the thousand square kilometre Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve, home to more than two hundred elephants who, in small groups, visit the Kazuni Safari Camp on their way to the lake. In the Lake Kazuni area there are many hippos and crocodiles which although rarely seen from the shore can certainly be heard at night. The location of the small town of Nkhata Bay is quite spectacular, a large, sheltered bay, accessible via a steep slope. Small boats transport the local people to various loc...
A magical journey through Senegal, Gambia, Senegal (Casamance), Guinea Bissau, Guinea (Fouta Djalon), Sierra Leone, Guinea (Forest Region), Ivory Coast, and Ghana. Some of these photos belong to the passengers who joined us on the trip, so many thanks to William Betts, Holly Melanson, Ian Grieve, Rob Kuhlman, Inga Schaudlebauer, Wilna Wilkinson, Di Forgan and Sally Crace for photographing so many great people and stunning places. Enjoy the video, and join us for the next adventure at www.overlandingwestafrica.com
Want to experience Africa? Start in Ghana! This is a tips video for all you need to know before your journey. Make sure you catch my Ghana vlogs and get acquainted. CHANNELS MENTIONED: A Girl Going Places Amma Mama The Only Way is Ghana Hey there, Visit my blog at http://www.nanaashanti.com for details and more info. Thanks for watching. Subscribe and share!!!! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nana_ashanti/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nanaashantii/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Nana_Ashanti Email me email@example.com Share your comments and opinions. Let's share, darling.
INSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/travellingmatey/ FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/travellingmatey This is a new video of my latest trip to the Ivory Coast. We were staying in Abidjan most of the time but also travelling to the ocean side, and up to remote villages. Diving into this new culture was awesome and I got to live new experiences. Watch until the end, I promise you're gonna have as much fun as we did! Comment & Share! Tracklist: Circle of Life - The Lion King Soundtrack We are your friends - Justice vs. Simian It's Time - Imagine Dragons Just Can't Wait to be King - The Lion King Soundtrack
David is a veteran traveler with more than 30 countries under his belt. In today's interview I asked him about how to travel safely on a budget (including hitch hiking) in sub-Saharan Africa. David shares his personal experience, observations, tips and tricks accrued over three years serving as a US Peace Corps Volunteer (his opinions here are his own and do NOT represent the Peace Corps). Learn more about David's time in Africa and follow his travels on his blog at http://davidberger.net or see his youtube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/user/Joakhan. This is part of a series of interviews I did with David tapping into his knowledge and expertise on travel, particularly within sub-Saharan Africa. Don't miss his amazing interview response on racism, and join in for a good chuckle w...
Are you a tourist or visitor to Ghana, with only a day or few days to spare to enjoy a city in Ghana, this project is for you? We have carefully prepared tips on how to have the best days out in the cities in Ghana. Find out more information at www.cityguideghana.com