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Step Afrika!

Step Afrika!’s signature performance shares the step tradition of audience participation and closes with a complex, polyrhythmic percussive symphony that brings audiences to their feet.

Step Afrika!'s 30th Anniversary Timeline

Step with us through 30 years of heart-pulsing performances and award-winning arts education programs across the globe.

Step Afrika!'s 30th Anniversary Gala

Step Afrika!’s 30th Anniversary Gala will take place June 4, 2024 at Arena Stage. Sponsorship of the 30th Anniversary Gala will support Step Afrika!’s two-week tour of South Africa in August 2024.

Upcoming Performances



Summer Steps with Step Afrika!

Join us in celebrating the return of Summer Steps with Step Afrika!, a "Best Summer Camp" Finalist with Washington City Paper! REGISTRATION IS LIVE.

The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence

Step Afrika!’s signature work The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence returns June 7, 2024 – July 14, 2024 to Arena Stage in Washington, DC!


Step Afrika! employs 17 full-time dancers, many of who have attended Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and are members of Historically Black Greek Fraternities and Sororities.

Upcoming Performances

NW Missouri State

800 University Dr. Maryville, MO 64468

Norfolk State University

700 Park Ave, Norfolk, VA 23504

Youngstown State University

1 Tressel Way, Youngstown, OH 44555

SUNY Geneseo

1 College Cir, Geneseo, NY 14454

Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State University

500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Lebanon Valley College

101 College Ave, Annville, PA 17003

Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores, FL 33168

Miami Country Day School

601 NE 107th St, Miami, FL 33161

Gulliver Prep

8000 SW 56th St, Miami, FL 33155

American Group Psychotherapy Association Connect

201 Waterfront Street National Harbor, Maryland

Nicholls State University

906 E 1st St, Thibodaux, LA 70301

Charles Wadsworth Auditorium

25 Jefferson Street Newnan, GA 30263

Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

3201 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32611

Wharton Center for Performing Arts

750 E Shaw Ln, East Lansing, MI 48824

Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center

1051 Main Street The Villages, FL 32159

Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College

703 N 3rd St, Wilmington, NC 28401

Mount Baker Theatre

104 N Commercial St Bellingham, WA 98225

Pantages Theater

901 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402

Fairfield Arts & Convention Center

200 N Main St, Fairfield, IA 52556

Folly Theater

300 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64105

McCain Auditorium

1501 Goldstein Circle Manhattan, KS 66506-4711

Appell Center for the Performing Arts

50 N George Street York, PA 17401

Virginia Arts Festival

440 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510

Knight Theater

430 South Tryon Street Charlotte, North Carolina 28202

The Grand Opera House

651 Mulberry St, Macon, GA 31201

Weinberg Center for the Arts

20 W Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701

Count Basie Center for the Arts

99 Monmouth Street Red Bank, NJ 07701