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Mounafanyi Pan-African Drum & Dance Ensemble

Mounafanyi Pan-African Drum & Dance Ensemble

Category: Dance

 

Kerfala "Fana" Bangoura, Founder and Artist Director, started performing in 1990 with several Guinean Ballet companies. He has received his country's natonal certification of artistic excellence in drumming and dance and has also received the honor of having been named "Master Drummer" by the Guinean Ministry of Culture on 2008.

 

 
Grades K-12
Audience
Limit
Unlimited
Length 45 minutes
Cost $1000 for Single Performance; $1428 for Two Back to Back Performances

Technical Requirements

Please allow ensemble artists one hour for set-up before performance, and 30 minutes to strike. Performance floor should be cleared and cleaned/mopped for safety of barefoot dancers. If possible, provide a private dressing area for costume changes and breaks. Drinking water is appreciated.

 

 


Overview of Programs

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Mounafanyi Pan-African Drum & Dance
Experience the artistry in West African drumming and dance by Guinean native and dance troupe founder and art director Kerfala 'Fana' Bangoura. Featured are the music and dance of Guinea, Ghana and Ivory Coast. (K-12)

 
  https://youtu.be/UF85BJg2Ya4