Updated California Schedule- NEW Dates and Locations Added

Abdoulaye’s California tour is in full swing.

His Southern California/Mexico dates the rest of this week are:

Wednesday, July 15, 7:00-8:30 pm, Dance Arts Academy, LA Thursday, July 16, World Beat Cultural Center, Casa Del Tunel, Tijuana, Mexico Friday, July 17, 7:00-8:30 pm, Dance North County, Encinitas Saturday, July 18, 12-1:30 pm, Leida Curado Tolentino, […]

New Day NW Beyond Ebola and Message From Guinea

See a preview of Message From Guinea from their March 17th appearance on King 5’s New Day NW promoting the Guinea Arts Cooperative Beyond Ebola benefit show at Jazz Alley on March 30th.

Monday, March 30, Jazz Alley Beyond Ebola Benefit with Message From Guinea

Guinea Arts Cooperative presents “Beyond Ebola: a benefit series supporting families in Guinea”.

Please join us for a benefit concert at Jazz Alley supporting families in Guinea, featuring our very own, Message from Guinea!

Treat yourself to the pulsating rhythms and traditional melodies of Message from Guinea. Message from Guinea employs many percussive instruments, […]

Tuesday night class update

Abdoulaye is continuing to teach class Tuesday evenings at Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave, Seattle, 98122 through December 9th. Doundoun (Sengbe) dance is at 6:00 and traditional dance at 7:30. There IS CLASS Veteran’s Day, November 11th. There is NO CLASS on November 18th. There IS CLASS Thanksgiving week.

Washington Hall needs to close for […]

Thanksgiving Benefit Class and African Market

Give thanks this Thanksgiving that we live lives of abundance- with plentiful food, loving camaraderie, a strong community, and gifted teachers who share their culture and their hearts with us. Join us in coming together as a community in joy and celebration and dance and music Thanksgiving morning from 9:30 -11:30 a.m. at Velocity […]

Abdoulaye Sylla launching Seattle Tuesday night African dance and doundoun dance classes September 9th at new space and time

We have found beautiful new studio space with PARKING at Seattle’s historic Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122. The studio is a block north of E. Yesler Way on the corner of Fir.

Classes will be Tuesday evenings. Abdoulaye will be teaching Doundoun dance 6:00-7:30 pm and traditional dance from 7:30-9:00 pm. Classes […]

Abdoulaye Announces 2015 Cultural Exchange Tour to Guinea

Good news! Abdoulaye will be hosting another fabulous cultural exchange tour to Guinea, January 16-30, 2015. Abdoulaye and his family provide a trip tailored to your interests. The trip includes classes, delicious meals, market visits, ballet rehearsals,performances, doundoundba parties, clubs, excursions to the village of Boffa and the beautiful island […]

Join Abdoulaye at World Rhythm Festival April 5th (no class at 7 Star that day)

Abdoulaye will be teaching and performing at this year’s World Rhythm Festival at Seattle Center on Saturday, April 5th. He will be teaching Doundoun Dance Saturday at 11:00, and traditional dance at 12:15. At 5:00 Abdoulaye takes the stage with a group of local artists who will get you jumping out of your seats to […]

New Classes at New Place and Time

Abdoulaye is starting new classes January 4th.

Abdoulaye will be teaching dance class on Saturdays from 4:00-5:30 pm.

He will be teaching Doundoun (Sengbe) Dance on Saturdays from 5:30-7:00.

Classes are $15 each or both for $15.

Both classes will be at Seven Star Women’s Kung Fu, 525 21st Ave, Seattle, WA 98122.

It […]

Abdoulaye Teaching in Berkeley This Week

Abdoulaye is teaching two classes in Berkeley this week at the World Dance Center, 1901 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA: Thursday, July 25, 6:15-7:15 pm Saturday, July 27, 11:30-1:00 pm Each class is $15