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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.

Upcoming Performances



VIP Gala 2023

Join us June 5, 2023 for our Annual Gala supporting Step Afrika!’s award-winning arts education programming in the District of Columbia

Summer Steps with Step Afrika!

Summer Steps with Step Afrika! returns July 31 – August 5, 2023 at Arena Stage! Our camp combines core Step Afrika! values of teamwork, commitment, discipline, and academic achievement with excellent


They took the drums away, but they could not stop the beat. Inspired by the Stono Rebellion of 1739, Drumfolk explores this little-known event that would forever transform African American culture.


Step Afrika! employs 13 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

Macomb Center for the Performing Arts

44575 Garfield Road Clinton Township, MI 48038-1139

Columbus Association for the Performing Arts

39 East State Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215, USA

Lafon Performing Arts Center

275 Judge E. Dufresne Parkway, Luling, LA 70070

Numerica Performing Arts Center

123 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801, USA

Tower Theatre

835 NW Wall St, Bend, OR 97703, USA

The Hult Center for the Performing Arts

One Eugene Center 7th & Willamette Eugene, Oregon 97401

Jack Singer Concert Hall at Arts Commons

205 8 Avenue SE Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9 Canada

Miller Theater

250 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA

The Colonial Theatre

95 Main Street, Keene, NH 03431, USA


5301 Tuckerman Heights Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852, USA