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9th Annual African Dance & Drum Festival

Presented by Djapo Cultural Arts Institute at The Breen Center, Cleveland OH

Jun 16 - 17 2018
9th Annual African Dance & Drum Festival

Join us at the 9th Annual African Dance & Drum Festival. This year’s event celebrates the many New Beginnings in our lives and within our community while interlacing a theatrical infusion of dance, poetry, drumming, song and folklore.

Saturday and Sunday features a community-wide African Dance & Drum Conference with Guest Teaching Artists from Senegal, Mali, Ghana, Conga, Cuba and the United States.

Saturday night features Soga Dorr “New Beginnings” – a Juneteenth Concert performance

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Tickets for the concert are $25 in advance and $30 day of show, and can be purchased online at or from cast members.

Don’t delay; last year’s concert sold out quickly.

Tickets for the dance and drumming workshops are $15 per class for teens/adults and $10 for children for children 10 and under.

Contact: 216-559-0162



The Breen Center

2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113

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