African Dance with Baba McDaniel Roberts
Stop by Kidzu’s Black Voices storytime on Friday, August 19th at 4 PM for a special program with the American Dance Festival! Baba McDaniel Roberts will be teaching us moves originating from Africa, so dance on over to the museum and put your dance skills to the test!
Baba McDaniel Roberts, is a native of Durham, NC. Currently, Baba McDaniel is the Dance Teacher @ Community School of Digital and Visual Arts in Durham, NC, Artistic Director of the The Harambee Collective, Co-Director of Baba’s Rising Sons, and Assistant Artistic Director of the African American Dance Ensemble. Baba McDaniel is also the 2016 recipient of the Durham Arts Council’s Emerging Artist Grant in Dance. Baba McDaniel pays homage to his Dance Father, the late Baba Chuck Davis and all the ancestors of greatness. His mantra: “Believe in Yourself, Keep the Faith, and Don’t Give Up”.