Watch this video performance of the National Hand Dance Association at The African Continuum Theatre’s Cabaret in November 2009. On Saturday October 6th members from NHDA will be on hand to show us how it’s done. Event details are below. We hope you will swing through Deanwood and join us for this event!
4pm to 6pm Hand Dancing Workshop
The National Hand Dance Association’s mission is to Preserve, Educate and Promote the art form known as Hand Dance. In conjunction with DXD the NHDA will present old school, new school and youth hand dance styles. This includes a basic lesson session and an audience interaction with a short time for hand dancing. RIVERSIDE CENTER FREE
DeanwoodxDesign (DxD) showcases the rich arts, cultural, historical, and green space assets of Deanwood and Ward 7 through a community-wide, intergenerational, and collaborative effort.
DxD highlights one of the District’s earliest African American communities from a design perspective.