Ayodele African Dance and Drum Workshops

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Ayodele 5th Anniversary Workshops!

Join us for energizing classes in African and Contemporary dance and drum.  Move your body and feed your soul to the live drumming.  Shop our Vendor Village for unique arts and crafts from independent artists. See you on the floor!


Tosha's Teacher Teasers

All workshops held at 
Sherman Park Fieldhouse
1301 W. 52nd Street | Chicago, IL

Workshops are $10 each! No registration required!

Thursday, May 8th 
6:30pm - 8:00pm Tosha 'Ayo Love' Alston (doundance)

Friday, May 9th 
6:00pm - 7:15pm Idy Ciss, Senegal (dance)
7:30pm - 8:45pm Diadie Bathily, Ivory Coast (dance)

Saturday, May 10th
11:00am - 12:15pm Mor Talla Samb, Senegal (dance)
12:30pm - 1:45pm M'Bemba Bangoura, Guinea (drum)
12:30pm - 1:30pm Darrell Jones Sissy Vop (vogue dance)
  1:30pm - 3:15pm Mouminatou Camara and Youssouf Koumbassa, Guinea (dance)

After your wonderful workout join us at our...

5th Anniversary Concert: Harmonee's Destiny 


Vendor opportunities available at workshops and concert.

For more information call 773.242.9631


Ayodele Drum & Dance is in residency at Sherman Park through the Chicago Park District

Arts Partner in Residence Program, which unites artists and communities in Chicago's Parks.


Dance Styles
Traditional/Indigenous Dance


Sherman Park

1301 W. 52nd Street
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 747-6672