DADC 2018 Conference Schedule

(All workshops are ONLY $10 each!!!)


Friday August 17th – Workshops

(Sammons Center for the Arts – 3630 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas TX)

6:00pm Dundun Dance –  T. “Ayo” Alston

7:30pm West African Dance –  T. “Ayo” Alston

Saturday August 18th – Workshops

(Sammons Center for the Arts – 3630 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas TX)

ALL DAY – Vendor Marketplace

11:00am Youth Dance –  Diata Brazelton

11:00am Dunun Dance –  Mouminatou Camara

12:30pm Ivory Coast Dance –  Jean Claude Lessou

12:30pm Guinea Drum –  Fode M Camara

2:00pm Guinea Dance –  Ismael Kouyate

2:00pm West African Drum –  Foluso Mimy

3:30pm Guinea Dance –  Mouminatou Camara

3:30pm Community Discussion – “Your Health is your Wealth” led by Baba Kweku Codrington

Saturday August 18th – Performance Concert

(South Dallas Cultural Center – 3400 S Fitzhugh Ave, Dallas TX )

8:00pm – Bandan Koro and Guest Artist Performance – “Kankalain”, meaning “Togetherness”


Saturday August 18th – Reception and Afterparty

(Heroes Reggae Lounge – 3094 North Stemmons Freeway, Dallas TX)

10:00pm – Until – Reggae Reception and Afterparty

Sunday August 19th – Workshops

(Klyde Warren Park – 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas, TX )

12:30pm – 12:40pm – Bandan Koro Short Performance – Bandan Koro 

1:00pm – 2:00pm – Cultural Lecture Demo – Amadou Kouyate

2:30pm – 3:00pm – Guinea Dance Workshop – Ismael Kouyate



“Bandan Koro Dallas African Dance Conference is supported in part by the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and the Texas Commission on the Arts, and Moody Fund for the Arts”