march, 2022

12mar1:00 pm2:30 pmMENDIANI - Dance of Rites of Passage

Event Details

March is National Women’s History Month. This master class instructed by Assane Kouyate @kouyatejeli will celebrate all women through MENDIANI – a popular and energetic rites of passage dance (coming of age dance of young ladies to womanhood), also performed at weddings and other special events. Offered in-studio virtual. This cultural and educational workshop is presented by the TADA Foundation @tadafoundation through a grant from South Arts in partnership with the NEA and GCA. #womenshistory #westafricandance #preservingculturaltraditions