..::AFROHEAT! 8::.. A Dance Party Celebration of Afrobeat music from the Past, Present & Future. DJ Vex & DJ Smi specialize in Rare & Classic Afrobeat music, with a healthy dose of some of the newest "Afrobeat" tunes coming out of the continent today including endless amounts of remixed and reworked sounds from Producers around the globe.
In partnership with The Joyce Theater in New York City, KST proudly presents the U.S. premiere of two new pieces by Cuba’s own Malpaso Dance Company, featuring choreography by Trey McIntyre and music by Grammy award-winning musician Arturo O’Farrill.
Classes + Workshops
The Alloy School, a program of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater, offers non-competitive community classes for children ages 3 to 12 years. Classes run from November 8 to December 13 and are held at 5530 Penn Avenue in Friendship, entrance on Stratford Ave. Each offering is just *$5.