DADC 2019 Conference Schedule

$15 per workshop

$5 for children under 12 years old

$5 spectator fee 

*No pre-registration. Tickets can be purchased upon arrival. Early arrival suggested.*

Friday, September 6th – Workshops

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

6:00pm – “BK Fire” West African Dance – Isis Simon, Mikoyienne Whitley, Diata Brazelton

7:30pm – Mali Dance – Solo Sana

Saturday, September 7th – Workshops

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

10am-5pm – Vendor Marketplace (2nd floor)

9:30am – 10:30am – Yoga & Afrobeats 

9:30am – 11am – West African Drum – Weedie Braimah

10:30am – 11:30am – Free Youth Class (ages 6-17) – Ashli Henderson, Diata Brazelton

11am – 12:30pm – Guinea Dance –  Ismael Kouyate

12:30pm – 2pm – Afro Modern/Diaspora – Michelle Gibson

12:30pm – 2pm – Guinea Drum – Fode M Camara

2pm – 3:30pm – Mali Dance –  Solo Sana

3:30pm – 5pm- Artist Panel/Community Discussion 

Saturday, September 7th – Performance Concert

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

8pm – 9pm – Bantaba: Infinite Circle of Community (Featured Performance)


Saturday, September 7th – Afterparty

(Location: Townhouse, 723 N. Pearl St, Dallas, TX, 75201)

10pm-2am – Afterparty

$10 before 12pm 

Sunday, September 8th

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

1pm – 1:30pm – Bandan Koro in the Park Performance 


Thank you to our sponsors:




Want to be a part of Dallas African Dance Conference 2019 but can’t attend? Inspired by the cause and just feeling generous? We’re accepting donations!

Support the arts & culture by sponsoring underprivileged students and/or emerging artists to take any workshop(s) of choice. ($15 per workshop)

You can also:

-sponsor an entire workshop ($15 pp. Approx. 40 ppl)

-buy ticket(s) to raffle off for the showcase ($15 per ticket)

-purchase BK swag for community giveaways ($15 per item)

-contribute to our non-profit overall! Your donations are 100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE as we are a 501(c)(3). Share this with friends, family, community organizations and corporations. Every little bit counts!