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AFROBEATRADIO Third Wednesdays


  • Brooklyn Commons 388 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11217 United States (map)

Interactive community gathering featuring rotating caste of innovators sharing workshops, teach-ins, presentations, live & recorded music, dance, food, networking, Popup Markets, discussions forums, critical inquiry, information sharing and more.

Gathering Wednesdays:

Oct 17 - Nov 21 - Dec 19

@ Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, btw Bond & Hoyt Streets (map)

Wednesday October 17, 2018

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Program

7:00 - 8:30 PM

Workshop: West African Sabar dance with Lamine Thiam & live drummers $20

Lamine Thiam is a world-renowned actor, choreographer, dancer, drummer and instructor in West African Dance from his native Senegal and neighboring countries, including rhythms such as Sabar, Djembe and Bougarrabou. He has graced the stage at venues worldwide including Carnegie Hall, Symphony Space, The United Nations and Lincoln Center.

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8:30 -10:00 PM

Workshop: Joy and Happiness for Critical Well-being” (Critical Joy) with Carol Marie Webster PhD. $20

Carol Marie Webster is a Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life at Columbia University. She is also the conductor/Instructor/co-producer of AfrobeatRadio’s ongoing workshops on Critical Joy.
Ecstatic Reasoning - Blackness Protracted offers an exploration and examination of somatic resurrective (Critical) joy, that is, the manufacturing of (real or imagined) spaces/place for reconstruction, reconfiguration, and realignment of self-to-self, self-to-community, and self-to-divine. The workshop is organized in four section, with each section consisting of one or two movement exercises, witnessing, and journaling.

Eventbrite - AfrobeatRadio's Third Wednesdays Community Gathering

Get $5 Discount per Workshop if you take both.

10:00 PM - MIDNIGHT

AfrobeatRadio - Acoustic Africa live radio. FREE

Live audience at the Commons. Listen @ WBAI 99.5 FM NYC | streaming @ www.wbai.org
Live Music & Dance all night - Pop-up Market - Food and Beverages + more!


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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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@ Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, Between Bond & Hoyt Streets (map)


Program

7:00 ~ 8:30 PM:

WEST AFRICAN SABAR DANCE WORKSHOP WITH LAMINE THIAM. $20

Lamine Thiam is a world-renowned actor, choreographer, dancer, drummer and instructor in West African Dance from his native Senegal and neighboring countries, including rhythms such as Sabar, Djembe and Bougarrabou. He has graced the stage at venues worldwide including Carnegie Hall, Symphony Space, The United Nations and Lincoln Center.

8:30 ~ 10:00 PM:

USING JOY AND HAPPINESS FOR CRITICAL WELL-BEING WORKSHOP WITH CAROL MARIE WEBSTER PhD $20

Ecstatic Reasoning - Blackness Protracted offers an exploration and examination of somatic resurrective (Critical) joy, that is, the manufacturing of (real or imagined) spaces/place for reconstruction, reconfiguration, and realignment of self-to-self, self-to-community, and self-to-divine. The workshop is organized in four section, with each section consisting of one or two movement exercises, witnessing, and journaling.

10:00 PM ~ MIDNIGHT

AFROBEATRADIO ON WBAI 99.5 FM RADIO BROADCAST

Music & Dance all night - Pop-up Market - Food and Beverages + more!

Get $5 Discount per Workshop:

 

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

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Third Weds of the Month

 

"Using Joy and Happiness for Critical Well-being"

Wednesday AUGUST 15, 2018 

9:00 ~ 10:00 PM

Dance & Drum Class. Register for EVENT HERE

10 PM - Midnight +

AfrobeatRadio Broadcast: 99.5 FM, NYC @ www.wbai.org

  • Yakar Roots and Rhythms Dance and Drum Group ~ traditional percussion and singing with Ousmane Sall, Lamine Thiam & Ngor Jallow

 

  • Kaleta & Super Yamba Band

  • Music & Dance all night - Pop-up Market - Food and Beverages + more!

Register for EVENT HERE

  • Dance & Drum Class: $15.00

  • Dance & Drum Class + Event: $25.00

  • Event: $15.00

  • WBAI Radio Broadcast: Free

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