2009 West African Song, Dance & Drum Extravaganza


The Railyard Performance Center – 1611 Paseo De Peralta Santa Fe, NM 87501

Tickets Cost – $15.00 in advance or at door


Under Senegalese-born Director and Choreogapher, Assane Kouyate, local West African Dance troupe, Ballet Kouyate, is dedicated to the preservation and appreciation of traditional West African music and dance. It strives to portray dance forms not merely as entertainment but as a means to educate the community about West African culture.

The show will also feature Master Kora Player – Karamo Cissokho (Senegal), drummer and instructor, Fred Simpson (Santa Fe, NM), djembe drummer – Mali Fainke (Mali) and local Albuquerque drummer, Heidi Alina.

For more information: Email- lassanna1@gmail.com | Call – 505-417-4844 or 505-982-8309

**The Railyard Performance Center requires that shoes be removed upon entering the dance floor.


~ by admin on January 29, 2009.

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