October is National Bullying Prevention Month & we wanted to take the time to remind everyone that it takes all of us to help put a stop to bullying in our communities. Help us to help end bullying by booking our program "Drop The B.E.A.T (Bullying Ends After Talking)" today! This program teaches kids how to cope with bullying and is a great option for those looking to book a safe youth speaking engagement/workshop such as: : Schools : Libraries : Community Centers : And More! We have adapted all of our programs to
Due to the current COVID-19 crisis and as we look towards the future, we have adapted all of our programs to prioritize the safety and well-being of our audience and performers, while still spreading our postive messages that are needed now more than ever to our youth. Our updated safety measures as of September 2020: Prefer outdoor performances Smaller audience size Masks worn at all times by performers and audience Performers remain 12 feet away from the audience Dance Workshop participants remain6 feet apart Controlled mannered environment Sanitization of
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!
In the year 2008, we performed at the world-famous Apollo Theater for the Exposure Entertainment Showcase. In 2013 we got the opportunity to perform on stage at the Heymann Performing Arts Center with six of the world's finest choreographers from Harlem's renowned Apollo Theatre as they teamed up with local dancers and production crews from the area to pay tribute to the legendary iconic Apollo Theater presents: "James Brown: Get on the Good Foot - A Celebration in Dance." See some of the pictures of our performances below! [gallery