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This is a very fun and energetic African Popular Dance class.

The class explores new forms of movements created by the youth each day to contemporary music.

Movements such as Azonto, Akayda, Shorkie, Shaku-Shaku, Pee Loolo, Kpey, Gborhe, Gweta, Gwaragwara, and so on are examined and explored in this class.

The class is for all levels.

Dance steps are broken down into basic movement/techniques for easy absorption and practice.

There is always a dance routine/choreography practiced and performed to end the class.

Bring very comfortable shirts, pants and shoes to bogie and sweat it out.

Benefits: This class challenges you to workout, explore new movements, build your cognitive domain and enhances your cardiovascular system.

Note:, Whichever Age You Are, You Are Still Too Young To Get Tired.

Bless Y'all.

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West African Dance At Laney College

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This class is a semester course and it starts from August 24th to December 18th. Due to our safety in this Covid-19 period, the West African Dance Class will be online. However, provisions may be made to meet at an open location for practice and discussions. Two major dances the originate from Ga and Dagomba people of West Africa ( specifically Ghana) will be treated. There will be live music. Days and Time: Thursdays from 5 to 7:50 pm Register @ https://web.peralta.edu/admissions/question/ Please register as soon as you can to prevent this class from being canceled due to low enrollment. And don't hesitate to contact me on[masked] for andy questions or concerns. Stay Safe, Philip

West African POPULAR Dance (Afro - Pop)

Malonga Casquelourd Center

West African Popular Dance (Afro Pop) is a collection of contemporary Popular Free-Style Dance phrases from Sub-Saharan Africa - Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, etc. There will be Azonto, Shorkie, Akayda, Ekiti, Gborhe, Olumanbugie, Alinko, etc. It is energetic, fun and furious. This is African Come with a comfortable attire, Do Your Face Sometime and Boogie.

West African POPULAR Dance (Afro - Pop)

Malonga Casquelourd Center

West African Popular Dance (Afro Pop) is a collection of contemporary Popular Free-Style Dance phrases from Sub-Saharan Africa - Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, etc. There will be Azonto, Shorkie, Akayda, Ekiti, Gborhe, Olumanbugie, Alinko, etc. It is energetic, fun and furious. This is African Come with a comfortable attire, Do Your Face Sometime and Boogie.

West African POPULAR Dance (Afro - Pop)

Malonga Casquelourd Center

West African Popular Dance (Afro Pop) is a collection of contemporary Popular Free-Style Dance phrases from Sub-Saharan Africa - Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, etc. There will be Azonto, Shorkie, Akayda, Ekiti, Gborhe, Olumanbugie, Alinko, etc. It is energetic, fun and furious. This is African Come with a comfortable attire, Do Your Face Sometime and Boogie.

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West African POPULAR Dance (Afro - Pop)

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