photo (c) Sekou Luke
Experience Step Afrika!, the world’s first professional company dedicated to stepping, a unique art form born at African American fraternities and based in rich African traditions. Incorporating intricate rhythmic patterns of kicks, stomps, claps, and call-and-response, the dancers use their bodies as instruments, creating an enthralling, high-energy performance that highlights the ties between stepping, college life, and academic achievement with a strong focus on the concepts of commitment, discipline, and teamwork.
Running Time: 55 minutes
Curriculum Connections: Dance, Social Studies
One free chaperone ticket provided for every 15 tickets purchased. Advance purchase required.
Watch & Listen
Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 3pm and 8pm
A selection of clips showcasing the high-energy, sharply choreographed work of this Washington DC-based dance company, performing at the Kumble Theater on the downtown Brooklyn campus of LIU.