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Karamu House Arts Academy

Level I Sankofa Dance (7th-12th)




Karamu Arts Sankofa Dance technique fuses Jazz, African and Modern dance. Through the study of movement throughout the African Diaspora and pioneers of dance, this course trains you in both history, social relevance and technique. Each session dives deep into one specific dance style and highlights the fusion of others. Ongoing enrollment will provide foundational understanding in multiple dance forms. 

This class meets once a week and requires out of class reading, writing and rehearsal in preparation of every class. 

Level I is for students with little to no previous dance experience. Level II is for students who have at least 3 years' experience of dance training. 

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

Time: 11:30a-1:00p | 90 min

AND Thursdays 5:00p-6:15p.

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

Capacity: 15

Required Materials: Leotard, black tank top, Black dance pants and/or white t-shirts.

Tuition and Fees: $25 annual Registration Fee + $240  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 child's enrollment fee.

  • Sep 18 - Dec 11th, 2021
    Sat for 12 weeks from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Karamu House

(216) 795-7070

2355 East 89th Street
Cleveland, OH 44106 Get directions

Room: Upper Dance

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