The Feraba Company is composed of six professional dancers and musicians who are each qualified teachers and ambassadors for the Company as well as the presenting organization. The Company excels at performing a wide variety of residency and community outreach activities in New York City and across the nation. Programs are individually tailored to meet the needs of each school.
Feraba provides opportunities to apply and strengthen critical thinking and problem solving skills, helps expand verbal and non-verbal communication skills and exposes students to the arts, elevate their self-esteem and self worth.
We offer dance instructions in the following styles: Tap, West African, Creative Movement (grades PreK-2), Folk Dances around the world, American Square Dance, Ballet, Jazz/Hip Hop, Japanese Dances and Yoga.
Feraba A.R.T. Summer Camp: July 5-22, 2011
Feraba A.R.T. Summer Camp is an innovative summer program designed to serve inner-city children in grades three through eight. The purpose of the camp is to expose students to the arts and the professional work of the company. Students will be trained in tap dance, African dance and African drumming. Feraba uses dance and drumming as a vehicle for developing self-esteem, self-discipline, creative expression, critical thinking skills and cultural understanding.
This Program was made possible through the
WEST AFRICAN DRUM CLASSES
Directions: Take M, J or F train to Delancey/Essex - Lower East Side/Manhattan
Fall Semester 2013
Feraba members are currently teaching the following residencies:
West African Percussion: Harvest High School, Manhattan