Event Sponsored by: M&T Bank
Step Afrika! is the first professional company in the world dedicated to the tradition of stepping. Founded in December 1994 by C. Brian Williams, the company is critically-acclaimed for its efforts to promote an appreciation for stepping and the dance tradition’s use as an educational tool for young people worldwide. Step Afrika! serves as a Cultural Ambassador for the United States and has performed on many stages in North & South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Caribbean
Based in Washington, DC, Step Afrika! completes an annual 30-city tour of American colleges and universities from Maine to Mississippi. The Company is a model for the use of stepping in educational settings, espousing themes of teamwork, academic achievement and cross-cultural understanding to students grades K-12. Each year, Step Afrika! serves over 30,000 young students with its award-winning arts-education programs.
To learn more, visit www.stepafrika.org.