Update as of May 14, 2020 *SUMMER 2020 UPDATE* Due to the current COVID-19 crisis and as we look towards the summer, we've decided to offer "virtual performances" of our programs for the time being. While we CANNOT wait to get back out there and perform in person, we feel it's best for your safety and ours that we go this route for the summer. These would be in the form of online videos of our programs that can be accessed through a link that can be shared
We got to hang out with KTAL NBC 6 yesterday to talk about our Black History program, The Breakdown: A Lesson On Hip-Hop History. Check it out below or click here. [embed]https://www.arklatexhomepage.com/lovinglivinglocalnbc6/black-history-month-with-the-kabuki-dancers/[/embed]
Article Via KATC News "On Monday, the Kabuki Dancers were in Opelousas unveiling a new program for Black History Month. The group is known for traveling around Acadiana and educating children on various topics such as bullying and gun violence awareness through performance. At Opelousas Junior High and Grolee Elementary, they premiered their program "The Breakdown: A Lesson in Hip-Hop History." According to Kabuki Dancers, the program focuses on the history of Hip-Hop and the important figures that pioneered the culture. There was discussion, demonstrations, and a dance workshop where the audience
Our Baton Rouge premiere of Shots Fired was another success! Thank you to all of our guest speakers and attendees who joined us for an afternoon filled with positivity, education, music and dance! Special thanks to Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome, the Baton Rouge Police Department, Moms Demand Action, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge, the Louisiana Office of Cultural Development, the East Baton Rouge Parish Library, TRUCE Baton Rouge, Acadiana Center for the Arts and the Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA) for believing in our vision. [gallery
We wanted to thank everyone who came out and supported us at the New Orleans premiere of our new program focused on youth gun violence and safety, Shots Fired! To book the Kabuki Dancers Shots Fired program near you, click here. Watch the video below to learn more about our latest program! [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc5AsfHxoFU[/embed]
We stopped by the AC23 podcast to s talk about South Louisiana B/boys, being a positive force in the lives of young people, and the importance of belonging to a Kru. Be sure to check it out on iTunes, Spotify, and Soundcloud! Click here to listen!