Starting on June 25, welcome back master Guinean drummer Namory Keita, who will resume his weekly drum classes for all levels at the Brattleboro Stone Church. The new time for the class is 6:15 to 7:15 pm, and the dance class will follow at the new time of 7:15 to 8:45 pm. The cost of Keita’s drum class is $10 and he will have drums available for those who need them.
The 10th annual Abene African Dance and Drum Festival is also coming to Brattleboro, August 22 to the 24, featuring Caro Diallo, Pape Ba, Kabisko Kaba, and Keita.
The cost is on a sliding scale from $12 to $15 for the drum class and $15 to $20 for the dance class. All levels are welcome.
For more information go to www.africandancevt.com write to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (802) 258-6475.