Friday, October 19, 2007

[Wadabo_updates] Lacina Couliably workshop THIS SUNDAY...

Dear African Dance & Music Community,

Lacina Coulibaly will be at the Dance Complex in Cambridge THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21ST, 1:30-3:00pm

teaching a unique blend of European Modern techniques & traditional styles from his home country, Burkina Faso, West Africa. In the US, Lacina's approach could be compared to that of Ronald K. Brown or other artists who strive to develop a fusion of  Modern & African Diaspora dance techniques and aesthetics. See details below...




SUNDAY, OCT 21, 1:30-3 :00PM, $15

At The Dance Complex, 536 Mass Ave, Central Sq. Cambridge Contact for questions.

For information on Lacina's work in English visit:
www.movementrevolutionafrica .com/kongoba.html
Lacina's dance company site in French:
Lacina Coulibaly is a dancer/Choreographer from Burkina Faso who has been working for many years to develop his own style of dance that exists at the intersection between the traditional styles of his home country, and the expressions that emerge from the exploration of the self, and the techniques of European modern dance. Co-founder of the Burkina Faso based dance company, Kongo Ba Teria, Lacina challenges traditional boundaries and to create new movement dialogues. Lacina was guest instructor at Brown University in 2006 and is presently at Yale University.

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