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If you require any accommodations to attend or participate in any of the festival activities, please contact Jevelle Robinson, Accessibility Coordinator, at 850-539-4087 or firstname.lastname@example.org before May 26, 2014.
Don’t forget to register for first-time offering at festival the Wheelchair African Dance Class!
FRIDAY, JUNE 13
WHEELCHAIR AFRICAN DANCE CLASS
(Age Groups 18 and up)
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., FREE
Send Request to:
Lifetime Sports Complex
Tallahassee Community College
444 Appleyard Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Celebrating 21Years, the African Caribbean Dance Theatre, Inc. presents the 17th Annual Florida African Dance Festival (FADF) June 12 – 14, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida at the Tallahassee Community College. FADF is a 3-day conference that features internationally renowned artists in dance and drum workshops, and an exciting performance concert. Other highlights include special dance workshops for children, vendor marketplace, natural hair show, and health focus on mental illness. For additional details about the artists, schedule, registration, etc., click at one of the specified FADF links.
*FADF rated as one of the Top 100 Events in Florida by Bizbash, a Miami-based magazine, June/July 2007 issue.
*FADF 2006 featured in the National Endowment for the Arts’ annual report published in November 2007. Only two arts’ organizations are featured from each state.
The African Caribbean Dance Theatre, Inc. (ACDT) is your premier source for African cultural activities in Florida. ACDT, a Tallahassee-based cultural education organization, has for the past 21 years wowed audiences with its pulsating and energizing performances at inaugural events, festivals, concerts, weddings and other special occasions throughout the Southeast. The company’s year-round schedule of African dance and drum classes serves as the training ground for youths and adults’ development in these traditions.
With its year-round program services, along with the presentation of the annual Florida African Dance Festival, ACDT is paving the pathway for the preservation of African dance and drumming for future generations. Become a part of the ACDT experience and allow us to enrich your life! Contact ACDT today at 850-539-4087 or email@example.com.
ACDT offers weekly year-round classes at 451 West Gaines Street (formerly Margo’s Balloons & Baskets) in Tallahassee. Parking is available at Savannah’s Country Buffet or any street off of Gaines. Here’s the weekly class schedule:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Afrobics 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. (Aerobic Exercise)
African Dance 6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Drum 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
African Dance 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.