August 12 – 14
Step Afrika! LIVE at the Kennedy Center kicks off our 2021-2022 season! This three day celebration at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in the nation’s capitol (Washington, DC), is August 12-14 at the Reach Plaza.
The Saturday August 14th performance featuring Dem Raider Boyz and Step Afrika! on Facebook.
Each day features an exciting family friendly lineup of Step Afrika!’s audience favorites — dance classes with our world class artists, dance breaks with our favorite DJs, and of course a live performance from Step Afrika! and friends.
Step Afrika! Live at the Kennedy Center Event Schedule
Thursday, August 12
6PM – 8PM: Arts Market (featuring local small businesses) on the REACH Plaza
6PM: DJ set with Brian Henry
8:20PM: Step Afrika! STONO Film screening on the Video Wall
Saturday, August 14
10AM-10:45AM: “Flow With Coco” R&B Yoga led by Coco (part of Sound Health: Yoga at the REACH)
11AM–11:45AM: Stepping dance class led by Step Afrika! artists, Jordan Spry and Dionne Eleby (part of Dance Sanctuaries)
12PM–8PM: Arts Market (featuring local small businesses) on the REACH Plaza
12PM–12:45PM: West African dance class led by Step Afrika! artist Valencia Springer and special guest, Kofi Agyei (part of Dance Sanctuaries)
1PM-1:45PM: Dancehall/Afrobeat dance class led by Step Afrika! artists Pelham Warner and Misha Michel
2PM–2:45PM: Stepping dance class led by Step Afrika! artists Conrad Kelly II and Anesia Sandifer
4:30PM: Step Afrika! Greek Mixer led by Step Afrika! artists Robert Warnsley and Valencia Springer. Learn a unity stroll and represent your respective Greek organization!
5PM & 7PM: DJ sets with DJ G (Jeeda)
Step Afrika! LIVE at the Kennedy Center is part of the Kennedy Center’s 2021 Millennium Stage Summer Series, celebrating our societal emergence from the pandemic and the return of live performance.