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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

Miami University (Hamilton, OH)

1601 University Blvd., Hamilton, OH 45011

Emory and Henry College (Emory, VA)

30461 Garnand Dr Emory, VA 24327

Concord University (Athens, WV)

1000 Vermillion St, Athens, WV 24712

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