Learn traditional West African dance through audience participation.This is an in-person program. Masks are recommended at all in-person library events.
Fodé Sylla is a dynamic acrobat, drummer, dancer and performance artist from Conakry, Guinea. He teaches drumming, dance and acrobatics to students of all ages and skill levels. He recently taught in France and was on tour with a circus in New York. He teaches traditional African Dance regularly at U of O in Eugene and for Eugene City Parks and recreation. He will be performing and teaching at the Bend Juneteenth Celebration, Oregon country Fair, The Elliott Institute and Seattle Rhythm Festival this summer to name a few. He is a popular teacher with a big following of students.