Afro Dance Xplosion (London) brings together some of the hottest African diaspora dance practitioners to deliver a dynamite weekend, including a showcase, dance classes and workshops on the 28th September to the 30th September 2018. This year is, Afro Dance Xplosion's 8th Anniversary with artists from Africa, the Caribbean, the USA and the UK which include: Aissiata Kouyate, Sellou Blagone, Dr. C. Kemal Nance, Dollie Henry, HomeBros, Leonora Stapleton and Sheila Atta! These artists will be representing the African diaspora in all of its glory in ADX 2018 - Les Femmes Africaines!
The ADX 2019 Showcase "A change is coming" program:
We - BlakeArts - choreographer - David Blake
Lapic Lamaza - PDC - choreographer - Paradigmz
Temptation - Artistry Youth Dance - Kamara Gray and the dancers
Yemaya - Mother Divine Goddess of the Sea - Damarys Farres DCubanSchool
Freedom - Impact Youth - Choreographer - Hakeem Onibudo and Cherilyn Albert
The Unknown Soldier - Alison Ray Dance Company - Choreographer - Ms Alison RayMA
I,You,We...Rise! - BOP Jazz Theatre Company - Choreographer - BOP Jazz Theatre Company
Journey of My Hip Hop - O'Neil Rochester
Mami Watta - Cie la Calebasse de Merlin Nyakam - Choreographer/dancer - Merlin Nyakam / Musician - Gaspard Guini
ADX - 2019 - "A change is coming" - Hip Hop & Beats @ Richmix!!! Date: 6th October 2019 This was a chance to experience both HipHop and Afro Beats in a 3 hour workshop designed to give you a taste of each. Come and find your inner diva in the workshop celebrating Black History Month. The teachers: Patience (GOP) James (Afro Beats) and Sir Proverbs (Hip Hop).
The videographer: Sonic Martinez.