The Florida African Dance Festival


About The Company

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 22 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

Year-round Classes
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.

NOTE: Some class schedules are subject to change. Please contact ACDT at 850-539-4087 or before you plan to attend.

Year-round Performances
We would be honored to make your wedding, family reunion, birthday or special event a memorable occasion with a performance by the African Caribbean Dance Theatre. Don’t hesitate to book us now! For cost information and logistical details, call or email us 850-539-4087 or