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Karamu House Arts Academy

3rd-6th Grade: Karamu Sankofa Dance




Karamu Arts Sankofa Dance fuses Jazz, African and Modern dance styles. Through the study of movement throughout the African Diaspora and pioneers of dance, this course trains you in both history, social relevance and technique. Students meet once a week diving deep into one specific dance style and highlighting the fusion of others. Students of all backgrounds are welcome to explore Karamu Arts Sankofa dance.

Ongoing enrollment throughout the year will provide foundational understanding in multiple dance forms and prepare youth for Level II Sankofa Dance classes.

Dates: September 18th-December 11th (No Class November 27th) 

Time: 11:00a-12:00p | 60 min

In-Person: Karamu House 2355 East 89th Street, Cleveland, OH 44106

Capacity: 15

Required Materials: Leotards or black tank tops, black dance pants and/or white t-shirts.

Tuition and Fees: $25 annual Registration Fee + $180 Tuition

Covid Protocol: Masks are required in addition to social distancing.

Culmination: Fall 2021 sessions culminates in private recital. Spring 2022 session will culminate in full production with all classes integrated together.

Full Tuition and sliding scale financial assistance is available for families. Use promo code FALLAID21 at checkout to pay $0 at the time of enrollment. Financial Aid accountants will contact you to obtain additional records such as paystubs and tax returns to calculate your financial aid assistance amount and create payment options based on your unique family needs.

Registering 1 student for two or more classes? 

Use promo code 2CLASS100 to receive $100 off your second class.

Registering 2 students

Use promo code 2CHILD25 to receive 25% off the second childs enrollment fee.


  • Sep 18 - Dec 11th, 2021
    Sat for 12 weeks from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Will run

Karamu House

(216) 795-7070

2355 East 89th Street
Cleveland, OH 44106 Get directions

Room: Lower Dance Studio

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