Alblamoving: Barcelona Arts Workshop: Discover African Music and Dance

Barcelona Arts Workshop: Discover African Music and Dance

Barcelona, Spain

Alblamoving

Non-profit organization

1.5 hours
From$58 USDper person

Alblamoving is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting women and children in Burkina Faso.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience African music and dance in Barcelona while supporting women and children in Burkina Faso.
  • Learn how traditional African instruments are created from elements of the earth.
  • Explore the cultures of west-central Africa.

Tour revenue will be invested in projects such as the pre-school Alblamoving is working to build for underprivileged children.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Tuesday (from September 12th to December 2017) No activities in August 2017

  • Start Time

    6:30 PM

  • Duration

    1.5 hours

  • Good For

    Adults, Children, Families, Youth

  • Languages

    English, Spanish, French

  • Weather

    Tour takes place rain or shine (tour itinerary might be modified in case of inclement weather)

  • Tour Participants

    3 to 12

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Comfortable clothing

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Experience an explosion of joy, exercise, and cultural fun! Participate in two activities during your visit guided by a host from Burkina Faso who has lived in Barcelona for 8 years. First, take part in an African dance workshop. Let yourself be carried away by the sound of djambé and various other African instruments. Discover some of the different traditions and cultures that exist in west-central Africa. Then, enjoy a workshop of African music. Find the rhythm inside you, and move with the sounds made by these instruments. Learn how these instruments are craft using elements from the earth. Then, join in the music making with your own hands!

Tour Start Address

uDance Clinic, Carrer del Comte Borrell 235, Barcelona, Spain

More About Alblamoving

Mission

To collaborate with women and children’s associations in Burkina Faso to combat the lack of education and malnutrition.

Main Programs

  • Literacy classes for women

  • Educational support for children

  • Creation of jobs

  • Construction of a school