DanceAfrica, DC 2018
An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until June 3, 2018
May 29 – June 3
The 31st annual festival celebrating the dance, music and spirit of the African Diaspora! A week long celebration carrying on the tradition begun by our beloved Baba Chuck Davis (1937-2017). Featuring Mama Sylvia Soumah as Griot, outstanding African dance companies, a master class series, free outdoor activities and our signature African Marketplace, DanceAfrica, DC is guaranteed to inspire, invigorate, educate and entertain.
Master Classes: May 29 – June 3
Performances and African Marketplace: June 2 – 3
Header photo by Jonathan Hsu Photography & Video.
Check danceplace.org in spring 2018 for festival schedule and to purchase tickets.
Select Family Series Performances – Get 1 free ticket for a child 12 & under with paying adult.