Traditional Dances from Senegal

$20 ($20 members) · 90 minutes · Single meeting

Join Khady Malal Badji, teaching artist and core member of the Bakalama Dance Company in Senegal, West Africa for this exciting workshop. She will cover high-energy traditional dances from the Casamance region in southern Senegal. Khady has been learning the dance and musical traditions of Senegal since she was a child. She has trained at the National School of the Arts in Dakar and performs and teaches regularly at festivals and conferences around the world. Don’t miss this opportunity to catch her while she’s in Chicago!


Beginner/intermediate West African Dance experience recommended.

Special Info

Participants should wear comfortable clothing and expect to dance barefoot.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000