Saturdays!

Ongoing Saturday Class now IN-PERSON & ONLINE!

11-12 Noon

Drop-in: $15

6 class package: $80

IN-PERSON: If you would like to join us in-person please register in advance to claim a spot. Please be mindful and only register a spot if you are sure you will be joining. If you register and then something comes up, please go back and revise your registration so others can join in. Masks are required for in-person class.
 
ONLINE: If you prefer to join us online, please arrange payment with Fatawu and you can find the zoom info below.  The link and passwords will remain the same each week.
 
Saturday Zoom Link and Passcode: 953149
 
Make payment via Venmo, Cash App and Paypal or contact Fatawu at 612-229-6614 or fatawu@tiyumba.com with questions.

Join us for African Dance Class!

Whether you’ve been dancing your whole life, or just want a fun new workout, try African Dance with Fatawu! Wear something comfortable – leave your shoes and inhibition at the door. All levels and abilities welcome. You can let us know you are coming in-person by registering here or emailing Fatawu@tiyumba.com if joining online.

Our classes include live drumming!

In-person class will be at the Center for Performing Arts, 3754 Pleasant Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55409. There is free parking on the street on Pleasant Avenue. The door is off Pleasant Ave as well. We will be in the Chapel Studio (look for signs).

Mondays!

Ongoing Monday Class now IN-PERSON & ONLINE!

11-12 Noon

Drop-in: $15

6 class package: $80

IN-PERSON: If you would like to join us in-person please register in advance to claim a spot. Please be mindful and only register a spot if you are sure you will be joining. If you register and then something comes up, please go back and revise your registration so others can join in. Masks are required for in-person class.
 
ONLINE: If you prefer to join us online, please arrange payment with Fatawu and you can find the zoom info below.  The link and passwords will remain the same each week.
 
 
Monday Zoom Link and Passcode: 834977
 
 
Make payment via Venmo, Cash App and Paypal or contact Fatawu at 612-229-6614 or fatawu@tiyumba.com with questions.

Join us for African Dance Class!

Whether you’ve been dancing your whole life, or just want a fun new workout, try African Dance with Fatawu! Wear something comfortable – leave your shoes and inhibition at the door. All levels and abilities welcome. You can let us know you are coming in-person by registering here or emailing Fatawu@tiyumba.com if joining online.

Our classes include live drumming!

In-person class will be at the Center for Performing Arts, 3754 Pleasant Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55409. There is free parking on the street on Pleasant Avenue. The door is off Pleasant Ave as well. We will be in the Chapel Studio (look for signs).

Safety Protocols

Safety is of high priority. Masks and social distancing is mandatory for dancers and drummers participating in person. Participants are asked to sanitize and/or wash hands upon entrance and exit to the studio space. If you participate in a class and then are tested positive for COVID-19 we ask that you inform Fatawu immediately.

Registrations, Cancellation & Payment

If you would like to dance but registration is full, please contact Fatawu to be added to a wait list. If you register for class, payment online, via class pass or alternative arrangement with Fatawu is due by 10am the day prior to class ( 10am Friday for Saturday class). If payment is not received, we will remove your name from the registration form to open the spot to others. If you register but can no longer make it, please change your status directly on the sign up form or contact Fatawu immediately. Payment will be reimbursed for cancellations made by 10am the day prior to class. If you register and do not show up for class or inform Fatawu before 10am the day before class, payment will not be reimbursed.

Location

Saturday classes will be at the Center for Performing Arts, 3754 Pleasant Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55409. Currently we will meet in the Chapel Studio. Look for signs in the center.

Whether you’ve been dancing your whole life or want to try something new, African dance with Fatawu is fun, creative and invigorating!

WITH LIVE DRUMMING!

Our African dance classes introduce the traditional music, dance and culture of West Africa. Class begins with warm-up exercises to help you build strength, stamina, flexibility and coordination.The rest of class is devoted to learning authentic West African dances and song as well as their history and cultural context.

Private Dance Lessons!

Fine tune your moves

Available upon request. For more information contact Fatawu@tiyumba.com or call 612-229-6614.

Other Classes!

More options for you and your kids

Adult drumming and family drum and dance class series throughout the year. Contact Fatawu@tiyumba.com or call 612-229-6614.