Dance, Music & Arts
AFOUTAYI DANCE STUDIO
New Home & Renewed Programming!
Afoutayi is back with regular classes, rehearsals, performances and more! We welcome you to the AFOUTAYI DANCE STUDIO (2525 Nevada Ave North, Suite 211, Golden Valley, MN 55427), our new home for your regular dose of movement, tradition, sonorous folklore, and Haitian, African, and Afro-Caribbean spirit.
**IMPORTANT COVID-19 PROTOCOL: Please help us keep the space and each other safe by following CDC recommendations: wear a mask, bring your own water and hand sanitizer, and stay home if you feel sick.**
Thu, May 05|
THURS SERIES Chante ak Fofo/Sing with Fofo!
Have you always wondered why a specific dance is danced the way it is? The story is always in the sounds and songs - literally. Demystify the sacred and melodic tongue of Haitian folkloric singing and the meaning behind it with Manbo (Vodou priestess) and singer Florencia “Fofo” Pierre.
Time & Location
May 05, 2022, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM CDT
About the Event
This recurring event is for Thursday virtual classes from 4:30pm - 5:30pm focusing on Haitian folkloric songs.
For Saturday virtual classes from 1:00pm - 2:00pm covering both Haitian Vodou songs and culture, please see our event calendar.
No experience required; songs will be taught in Kreyol/Haitian Creole, so bring pen and paper, your voice, and intelletual curiosity!
Cost: $10-$20 sliding scale per class.
Email with payment info will be sent after preregistration via the "RSVP" button; once payment is complete, participants will receive a confirmation email with Zoom link and access to relevant course material on Google Drive.
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org / 763.339.1667