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Weekend celebration!

Join us for an extraordinary evening as we honor a legacy that spans 55 remarkable years – Ko-Thi Dance Company proudly presents "BANTABA"! Wisconsin's esteemed beacon of Black arts invites you to celebrate this milestone, marking a journey of cultural enrichment and community service.

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Upcoming Events

  • Adult Dance Class
    Adult Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 25
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Jul 25, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Join our community of rhythm and movement! Discover the rich beats of Africa and connect with others in our beginner and intermediate dance classes. No experience necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!
  • Summer Dance & Music Camp
    Summer Dance & Music Camp
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Jul 27
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Jul 27, 2024, 11:10 AM – 3:30 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Jul 27, 2024, 11:10 AM – 3:30 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    It's time to register your child to follow the heartbeat. Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Full Spring Session Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Full Spring Session Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, May 18
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    May 18, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    May 18, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This enrollment covers 6 classes for our Spring session. This fun and energetic class is designed to teach your child fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African dance. Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Full Spring Session Youth Drum Class
    Full Spring Session Youth Drum Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, May 18
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    May 18, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    May 18, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Enrollment covers the entire 6 week session. This fun and energetic class is designed to teach the fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African drumming. Ages 5-16 Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Maji Dance & Drum Conference
    Maji Dance & Drum Conference
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, May 05
    Milwaukee
    May 05, 2024, 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
    Milwaukee, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    May 05, 2024, 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
    Milwaukee, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Maji Dance & Drum conference features several workshops, discussions, and performances highlighting the diversity and richness of black dance forms
  • Bantaba Dinner Celebration
    Bantaba Dinner Celebration
    Sat, May 04
    Milwaukee
    May 04, 2024, 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    Milwaukee, 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    May 04, 2024, 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    Milwaukee, 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
  • Under The Baobab Tree
    Under The Baobab Tree
    Sat, Apr 06
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts
    Apr 06, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts , 135 N 76th St, Milwaukee, WI 53213, USA
    Apr 06, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts , 135 N 76th St, Milwaukee, WI 53213, USA
  • Full Session Youth Drum Class (1)
    Full Session Youth Drum Class (1)
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 23
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach the fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African drumming. Learning how to play djemebes and doundouns. Ages 5-16 Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Youth Drum Class (1)
    Youth Drum Class (1)
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 23
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach the fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African drumming. Learning how to play djemebes and doundouns. Ages 9-Up Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Adult Dance Class
    Adult Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Mar 03
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395
    Mar 03, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Mar 03, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Join our community of rhythm and movement! Discover the rich beats of Africa and connect with others in our beginner and intermediate dance classes. No experience necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!
  • Full Session Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Full Session Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 02
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Mar 02, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Mar 02, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach your child fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African dance. Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 02
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Mar 02, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Mar 02, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach your child fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African dance. Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Adult Dance Class
    Adult Dance Class
    Sun, Feb 04
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395
    Feb 04, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Feb 04, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Join our community of rhythm and movement! Discover the rich beats of Africa and connect with others in our beginner and intermediate dance classes. No experience necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!
  • Wild Fire Concert: Replay
    Wild Fire Concert: Replay
    Sat, Dec 16
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts
    Dec 16, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts, 135 N 76th St, Milwaukee, WI 53213, USA
    Dec 16, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts, 135 N 76th St, Milwaukee, WI 53213, USA
    Join us for an evening of music and dance in traditional styles from the African Diaspora as Ko-Thi presents WILDFIRE: Replay.
  • Adult Dance Class
    Adult Dance Class
    Sun, Dec 10
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395
    Dec 10, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Dec 10, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Join our community of rhythm and movement! Discover the rich beats of Africa and connect with others in our beginner and intermediate dance classes. No experience necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!
  • Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Afro HipHop Dance Class
    Sat, Dec 09
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Dec 09, 2023, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Dec 09, 2023, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach your child fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African dance. Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Youth Drum Class
    Youth Drum Class
    Sat, Dec 09
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395
    Dec 09, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Dec 09, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    UWM Mitchell Hall, Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211
    This fun and energetic class is designed to teach the fundamentals and intermediate styles of West African drumming. Learning how to play djemebes and doundouns. Ages 9-Up Due to the limited number of available class slots, registrations are non-refundable after the session begins.
  • Adult Dance Class
    Adult Dance Class
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 03
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395
    Dec 03, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Dec 03, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    UW- Milwaukee Mitchell Hall Studio 395, Mitchell Hall, 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Join our community of rhythm and movement! Discover the rich beats of Africa and connect with others in our beginner and intermediate dance classes. No experience necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!
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