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Thiossane West African Dance Institute Public Forums

Monday Feb 24 6p, ML King Library, Open to the Public

Sunday, Mar 22, 130p. Lincoln Theatre Ballroom, 2nd fl. Open to the Public

Thiossane West African Dance Institute to host International Dance Phenomena, Ousmane Wiles (Omari Wiles)

Friday, April 3, 2020 the Club Lincoln at the Lincoln Theatre,  Dance Workshop 9p -11p Cypher 11p – 1p

Tickets $30 in advance and $35 at the door.


Thiossane Institute 20th Anniversary Celebrating Our Legacy

May 11 – May 17, 2020, Lincoln Theatre, 7p

Sponsors: Lifestyle Cafe, Da’ African Village, Compaigne Bakalama Dance, Battiste LeFluer Design, DeHan Enterprises, Suzanne Accetta,

Donna and Larry James, Crabbe, Brown James,

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“I can’t stop telling my friends and associates about how great your Tuesday classes are. In addition to being an awesome workout, the live drumming, the excellent instruction, the pristine performance space, and–more than anything else–the kindness of the people makes for a wonderful experience. Just lots and lots of good energy emanating from all around. I’ll be back as often as I can!”

Best Cassi

“He who works with his hands is a laborer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman.
He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.”
St. Francis of Assisi

“Suzan, Thiossane has helped me develop my heart. Thank you.”

Suzanne Accetta

“Hi, I just wanted to thank you, Nia and Kevin for the wonderful class. You are all wonderful and we feel very grateful
we were able to participate in such a wonderful course! Have a happy and healthy holiday season.”

Tamara & Mia

“I love watching them perform – sooooo amazingly inspirational.”

Michael E. Straughter

Gwendolyn A. Garner


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