The rhythm of the beat is the heartbeat of DanceAfrica. It calms your spirit yet energizes you at the same time. You will be immersed in an oasis of positivity as the African culture flows through the music and dance of DBDT and DBDT: Encore! along with the Allegro Performing Ensemble, Senior Performing Ensemble, and the Junior Performing Ensemble of Dallas Black Dance Academy.
Guest artist Bandan Koro African Drum and Dance Ensemble produces powerful movements to heart-searing drumming while sharing African traditions and history, guaranteed to recharge your spirit.
The award-winning DeSoto High School A Cappella Choir will be singing melodic and inspiring songs that capture the spirit of the African tradition.
The FREE Saturday daytime DanceAfrica Festival & Marketplace fills Klyde Warren Park with a family vibe through main stage performances, food, fun, and vendors uniting the community of all ages.