Articles tagged ‘Seattle’

Etienne teaches a Folklife workshop

Sown from Culture, Flourishing in Community

Etienne Cakpo, a dance artist originally from Benin and the director of Gansango Music and Dance Company in Seattle, shares how his classes at the University of Washington have positively affected many of his students and how there is abundant cultural value in learning the dances of Africa.

Square Dance

Happy National Poetry Month! Sandi Vetter’s “Square Dance” reminisces on watching her parents square dance as well as her own involvement in Latvian Folk Dance.