DrumatiX – “Rhythm Re-imagined”

OnStage Dance | |
August 18, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  A presentation of rhythmic dance, from acapella tap dance with cool props, drumming on different drums and objects, technological elements and audience participation! Artistic Direction, Choreography and Production: Noa Barankin Dancers: Noa Barankin, Mike Camire, Danielle Champagne, Elana Harvey, Michael Herring, Julie Joseph, and Brittany Safran. Family-friendly!

QUALITY TIME: Wondertwins and Davalois Fearon

The Yard | |
August 18, 2018
11:00 am

Join The Wondertwins and Davalois Fearon, as they dazzle and sparkle in work that is fun for all ages in a family-friendly matinee. The performance will be followed by a dance party for kids and their families!

The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative’s 30th Annual Multicultural Festival

Mary Hannon Park |
August 18, 2018
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Colorful stage performances and activities will fill the park. There will be traditional music and dance, martial arts, circus performances, sports and clinics, games, face painting, inflatable entertainment, and a wide array of food and crafts from the cultures of the Dudley Neighborhood. Hundreds of families from Roxbury and Dorchester will attend.

8TH Annual African Festival of Boston

Boston Commons | |
August 26, 2018
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

The Annual Boston African Festival is consider the Multi-cultural Celebration of the year and the largest gather of Africans in Boston featuring best of African arts, fashion, vendors, foods, amazing line up of musicians and talents promoting diversity/inclusion and community building through the arts. Please reach out if you are interested in becoming a volunteer…

The Art of Hafla

Balera School of Ballroom Dance
September 1, 2018
8:30 pm

The Art of Hafla  is a showcase of Belly dance performance, enhanced by live music, and an occasion to relax and enjoy a magical and creative social experience. Dance and celebrate the arts in a community. THE VISION: to create and provide an environment in which we celebrate the arts socially and as a community,…

Cambridge Carnival

Kendall Square |
September 9, 2018
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cambridge Carnival International is a colorful and festive celebration that is rooted in African traditions. Carnival secretly allowed public communication and cultural bonding for the Afro-Caribbean cultures from as far back as the 1600s. The festival, now a Cambridge institution, attracts thousands of people and is the largest festival in Cambridge. The highlight of the…

2018 Boston Dance Alliance Open Call Audition

The Dance Complex
September 16, 2018
9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Join Boston Dance Alliance for an inspiring day of master classes*, professional opportunities, wellness, and community building! NEW! Afro-Caribbean class, appropriate for those wishing to perform with African diasporic/fusion companies and projects. Space for each class is limited, so register now!   OPEN CALL AUDITION SCHEDULE 9:15 On-site registration and sign-in (top of stairs in the Dance…