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Your educational, artistic and entertainment source for traditional African dance, drum & music!

Here you will find all the information you need on our dance and drum programs, community and education outreach efforts, performances, workshop and upcoming events.

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We are an educational cultural arts community base non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization that enhance cultural awareness and empower individuals to embrace diversity through cultural and artistic expression. Your tax deductible donation can help us to provide the community along with Children, Families and Adults an on-going platform to showcase outstanding cultural educational programs, events and performances.

News Updates

SAVE THE DATE - August 1 – 3, 2014
African Diaspora Dance and Drum Festival of Florida (ADDDFF)
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MOVEMENTS & RHYTHMS OF AFRICA
A Children & Teen’s Program Emphasizing
Traditional African Dance & Music Expression
On-Going Programming

(January - May and September - December)
Saturdays: 2-3pm K - 5th Grade ; 3-4pm 6th - 12th Grade
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Drumz Over Gunz Campaign
A Year Round Character Development Program for
Young Men Providing an Alternative to Violence

Young Men Ages 13-18
Drumming ~ Tumbling ~ Mask Dance
Instrument Making ~ Rites of Passage
Saturdays: 1:00pm-2:00pm
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Youth Programs March Newsletter
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Visit Us!

Delou Africa is a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization in Residence at the Little Haiti Cultural Center (LHCC), sponsored by the City of Miami Parks & Recreation Department.

Stop by and pay us a visit! We are located at 212-260 NE 59 Terrace, Miami, Fl 33137.

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Upcoming Events

SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 2014
Drum & Dance Workshops @ LHCC this Sunday

Special Guest Artists from Guinea West Africa

Mohamed DaCosta
Mohamed DaCosta
Professor of Traditional West African Dance at the University of Florida
AND

Aboubacar Amo Soumah
Aboubacar "Amo" Soumah
Profesional West African Drummer/Musician at the University of Florida

Location: The Little Haiti Cultural Center
Address: 212 NE 59th Terr. Miami Fl 33137

Drum Class:
2:00-3:00pm/$15
Dance Class: 3:00-4:30pm/$15 


 

SAVE THE DATE - Spring 2014
Delou Africa's Youth Program End of Term Recital

Presented in collaboration with Urgent Inc.
Date: May 31st, 2014
Time: TBD
Location: Camillus House
Details to follow

 

Community Classes

2014 Season Begins!

WEDNESDAY

WEDNESDAY CLASSES ARE TEMPORARILY POSTPONED, UNTIL WE HAVE 10 PRE-REGISTERED STUDENTS.  Click below to Pre-register or email us at programs@delouafrica.org.

Beginners Community African  Dance, Drum & Music Class Offers:  Technique, Coordination Balance and Cultural & Self Expression
 

(We only need 10 registered students to START this class!)
Drum Class:  Djembe, Doundoun & Percussion
Time: 6:30-7:30pm (All Levels) $15
» Click Here to Pre-register

(Temporarily Postponed until we have 10 registered students)
African Dance:
Time: 7:30-8:45pm (All Levels) $12
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SUNDAY

Drum Class: Djembe, Doundoun & Percussion
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm (All Levels) $15
Featuring Guest Artist: Eric “Bli-Bli” Gore (Ivory Coast)

African Dance Class
Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm (All Levels) $12
Featuring Guest Instructor:  Akosua Graham (Jan 12, 19, 26 & Feb 2nd)

*All Dance / Drum classes participants (Wednesday and Sunday) are required to pay $20 annual City of Miami Registration Fee. Payment for registration, community classes, workshops and special events may be made via cash or credit card.

NOTE: Wednesday and Sunday Discount Cards not valid for workshops and special events.

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