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The Big Deal: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents ‘DanceAfrica’

by Amy Roh 19 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Dallas Black Dance Theatre kicks off its 2018-2019 season with its 13th Annual DanceAfrica, October 5-6, at Moody Performance Hall in the Dallas Arts District. The two-day presentation features guest artist Washington, D.C. based Step Afrika!, which celebrates the historic connection between African dance and stepping.

DanceAfrica celebrates the rich heritage and ancestry of Africa. Experience the drums, the movements and the vibrancy of African culture as all five Dallas Black Dance Theatre companies: DBDT, DBDT: Encore!, Allegro Performing Ensemble, Senior Performing Ensemble and Junior Performing Ensemble dance to the lively rhythm, ignite the stage, and touch your spirit.

Also On Saturday, October 6, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. everyone can enjoy the FREE DanceAfrica Festival at Annette Strauss Square, showcasing community groups and performers in a festive environment for the entire family with vendors, fun, food and main stage entertainment. Enter this Big Deal for a chance to see this dynamic performance with a pair of winning tickets to the Friday, October 5 performance.

Photo by Edward C. Jones

Before you put your dancing shoes on, be sure to take the time now to sign up for our other Big Deals. Enter to win tickets to see the Richardson Symphony Orchestra’s season-opening concert at the Eisemann Center or tickets to see Marty Willson-Piper, Salim Nourallah, and Laish at the  Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton.

Please note: Only Art&Seek newsletter subscribers are eligible for the Big Deal. If you’re not yet receiving our weekly emails then you’re missing out! You’ll want to take care of that first here before you sign up below. Winners will be selected by random drawing on Friday and will be notified by email. If the winner does not respond within 24 hours after notification, or cannot make the specified performance date, or declines the prize, another winner will be randomly chosen.

UPDATE: We have our winners. Thanks for playing.