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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Celebrate Landmark 40th Anniversary with Bay Area Cultural Institution!



A Message from the Artistic Director of Dimensions Dance Theatre -
Ms. Deborah Vaughan, Cultural Visionary:


Dimensions Dance Celebrates 40: Community Dance Revelry!

Oakland, CA [Sept.12th] The Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts, known as the Bay Area portal and home to legacy companies of African and African Diaspora Arts and Culture, culture place where the works of  Bay Area Cultural architects in the field of "multi-ethnic Dance and Drum forms thrive and known for its signature programming, keeping its Oakland Bay Area location as a hotspot for building Dance, Drum and Culture.

One such company, Dimensions Dance Theatre raises its banner commemorating 40 years strong 1973-2013: kicking HIGH, turning FAST, building, creating and elevating along the way! 
The Company presents a Dance Concert Performance Celebration, Sat. Oct. 5th at 8p.

Celebration at 40 affirms Dimensions’ vital legacy as one of the most long-lived and fruitful products 
of the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and 70s,” says Deborah Vaughan, founder of Dimensions 
Dance Theater. “We look forward to our next phase of artistic creativity and activism.”
DDT40: Down the Congo Line Instructors/Choreo: Cheo Rojas (Cuban), Kayos Makaya(Congo), Latanya d. Tigner (New Orleans), Founder/Artistic Director (DDT40) Ms. Deborah Vaughan & Isaura Oliveira (Brazilian).


Class finale lead Kayos Makaya: Movement rhythms of Kingoli, Zebola-bridging traditional w/ social stylings

DDT40: Down the Congo Line: Community Dance revelry


Sharing its Artistic wealth, #DDT40 celebrations will take place in San Francisco. SAT. OCT. 5th, 2013
Dimensions Dance Theater presents
Celebration at 40 in association w/YBCA
Sat, Oct 5, 8 PM | 
YBCA Forum
General: $25 in Advance / $30 @the Door
Get your tickets: bit.ly/16ebb8Y
Don't miss "When the Saints Go Marching In" Buy your ticket, reserve your seat today! 
Bring your fan, tam' or shaker and 
I'll see you at the celebrations. 
~R.Califa, nzo.califa Dance Works
*A Special thank you to DDT's Sonya Tigner for foto assistance, and DDT for logo use courtesy.
For Sponsor and Donor interests, please visit campaign in progress: #DDT40