2012-2014 Arts On Tour Roster
Ballet Brika West African Dance Theater - New!
Interdisciplinary-African Music, Dance, and Theater
Elementary and middle school students
$2,000 and up
651 NE 45th Court
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
Ballet Brika presents traditional folk tales from the African kingdom of Lesotho. Storytelling, live percussion, dance, song, authentic African stage props and colorful costuming are used to educate the audience about how traditions are handed down. Questions are answered, history is conveyed, and lifelong lessons are taught as a way to help audiences learn more about African cultures and lifestyles.
Residency activities include the subject areas of dance, interdisciplinary, music, language arts, social studies, theater, and world cultures.
Available for Tour
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