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Stepping through history to inspire the next generation

Stepping through history to inspire the next generation

(stomping and clapping) C. Brian Williams, Founder and Executive Director, Step Afrika: Stepping as an art form is very distinct. In stepping, we’re basically trying to turn our collective movement into a percussive ensemble. So, as much as we want it to be interesting to look at, we’re also very concerned about the music that …

EN POINTE: Black Dancers, Black History

EN POINTE: Black Dancers, Black History

(gentle music) – [Amil] I really like to move the audience with my performance. – [Chelsea] I like to jump. Jumping and moving through space, I guess, is what I like to do. – [Tyler] When I’m in there, and I’m doing it, it feels so right, I guess, is the word I’d use. It …

Short History of TANGO

Short History of TANGO

We explain how the tango started in the slums and went on to conquer the world. No doubt you’ve seen a tango in the movies – or maybe even danced one yourself. These days it’s one of the most popular dances in the world, celebrated for its fire and its passion. But where does the …