Master African Drum & Dance Class
Visiting teacher Fara Tolna of Kissidugu School, Guinea, West Africa, will instruct these classes. Born in Guinea, West Africa, he grew up in the village of Kissidugu and Guinea's capital city, Conakry. He has traveled extensively performing and teaching both drumming and dance. He spent nine years as the lead drummer for Les Merveilles de Guinea (The Wonders of Guinea) under the tutelage of West Africa's most influential director and choreographer, Kemoko Sano. Tolno is a keeper of the history, the music, and the dance in his culture.
West Las Vegas Arts Center
947 W Lake Mead Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89106