Who can attend the San Francisco African Dance and Drum festival?
The San Francisco Dance and Drum festival is open to the public. All levels and backgrounds are welcome to attend the festival; a fee of $13 to $15 allows you the privilege to take a dance or drum class. Everyone around the world is welcome, group; individuals, artists and non-artists from any location can attend the festival.
Please note that all photographs and videoed materials taken during the San Francisco African Dance and Drum Festival are used for promotional purposes of the festival in local papers, flyers, posters, postcards, Global Women Intact, and our website.
We will greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts by filling out our survive form. Your opinions are invaluable to us as we continue working to make the Sf Festival as -welcoming as possible and to have you each year.
If you are interested in vending during the festival, please let us know early. Indicate your preferred date and time for your coming.
What to wear?
Spandex, T-shirt, and a lapa (a cloth wrapped around the hips). Wear very suitable loose clothing that would help you move freely while dancing. You can dance barefoot or with sandals.
What to expect:
Each class begins with warm-ups, stretches, and breakdown of dance movements...
Taping: No Videos or Cameras allowed on the dance floor and do not record any dance class.
And remember to shop till you drop during the festival
Come for the Healing, Fun, Dance, and Education.
Global Women Intact is not responsible for any damage, loss or theft of personal property that may occur while attending the festival.
- Always be caution of personal items and remember where you placed them
- Do not leave personal belongings around the dance floor.
- Leave valuables things at home
- Be sure to keep or attach your pause around your waist while you dance.
- Parents should keep an eye on their children at all time, during and after dance classes.
- Welcome to the SF Dance & Drum Festival
- Please wear wristbands in every dance class
- Confirmed registration if you pre-registrant
- Check the schedule for the next instructor
- All dance and drum classes will be held on time
- Be on time for each class, we will try to start on time
- Please respect other dancers and try not to interrupt their lines
- If you are not dancing, move off the dance floor
- Clear the dance floor immediately after each dance class
You are greatly appreciated for supporting us, and we will see you again in 1011
To our supporters, a million thanks for supporting us and marking our events 100% successful each year.
What to expect:
All dance companies attending our dance and drum festival will be given discount package, please be sure to contact us before the festival.
Name of company: ________________________________________
Mailing address: ________________________________________
Telephone number: ________________________________________
Names and Number of Dancers and Drummers: ________________________________________
Indicate the amount of classes you plan on taking: ________________________________________
We do our best in providing you with all necessary information.
All proceeds go to buying uniforms and school supplies
needed for young girls in 2009-2010 school year, in the poverty-stricken
countries Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea.