Events

Workshops & Performances with Namory & Seny

UPCOMING FUN!

Thank you Liz Fowlder (of Kittery Dance Hall) for this awesome list!

Thursday, September 6 - classes with Namory and Seny Daffe @ The Dance Hall, Kittery - 7 Walker St
  • Drum with Namory 5:30 to 6:30 - drop-in fee of $15
  • Dundun dance class with Seny 6:45 to 8:15 - drop-in fee of $18 or $15 for folks with punch-cards (just bring an extra $3.00)Seny on Duns
  • Be sure to RSVP by phone, email, or Facebook so that we can guarantee a drum and sticks for you  (You'll help to curb my night-of-class anxiety by keeping me from having to magically manifest drums!) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Saturday, September 8-  performance with Namory, Seny, Marita Kennedy-Castro, and Portland's New Moon Ensemble 
Sunday, September 9 - classes with Namory and Seny, Maine Ballroom, Portland
  • Drum with Namory 10:00 to 11:00 
  • Dance with Seny 11:30 to 1:00
  • $16 per class or $30 for both
  • Guarantee your spot in class by contacting Marita ahead: https://embodytherhythm.com/contact/
  • If you need to borrow a djembe for Namory's class, be sure to let him know ahead of time - email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
We're also trying to get a class for Seny and Namory in Cambridge - stay tuned!
 
Saturday, September 15 - fundraiser for York Land Trust
  • Namory, Liz and a few other folks from class will be teaching drum and dance. Let us know if you want to join! Contact Liz at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
September 11-16 - 20th Annual Wula Drum and Dance Retreat in Pennsylvania
  • If you're interested in a drum and dance camp experience here on the east coast you may want to join a few folks from Portland who will attend this year
  • drumanddanceretreat.com
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October 19-21, Racines Black Dance Festival - Cambridge, MA
  • Performance on Friday, October 19
  • Classes including Guinean, Malian, Bomba, Hip-Hop, Cuban Rhumba, and much-much more.  The line-up looks terrific! and I plan to attend - so let me know if you want to carpool
  • https://www.racinesfestival.org
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Friday, November 2 - Sunday, November 4 - Jeh Kulu Festival, Burlington, VT
January 1 - January 22, 2019 Travel to Guinea
Seacoast African American Cultural Center Exhibit:  Guinea to Great Bay, Afro-Atlantic Lives, Culture, and History
The current exhibit of masks and other artifacts at the SAACC in Portsmouth will be up through the fall at least

Visit Guinea with Namory & Seny

 

All Levels

DRUM & DANCE INTENSIVE 

Guinea, WEST AFRICA

village class

with Namory Keita & Seny Daffe

January 1-22nd, 2019

 Get ready to be imersed in the culture and rhythms of the Hamana region with Namory, Seny & their dance & drum families!

Imagine being surrounded by great drummers playing the full Dounoun ensemble for each of your Djembé, Doun or dance classes.

Come with us to my village, Sangbarala        

 CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

 

SEWABA

Ballet Manden TONIGHT!
August 31, 2018 Greenville, So Carolina
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Namory Keita
Sangbarala, Guinea, West Africa
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