World Dance Showcase

Oak Terrace Preserve Pavilion (adjacent to North Charleston Creative Arts Elementary)
5200 Lackawanna Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29405
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Experience a mesmerizing display of traditional, folk, and modern dances of cultures from around the world by local performers in vibrant costumes. Burgers ‘N Freys and Kona Ice will be on hand to serve up some tasty food options. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome!

Noon-12:30pm – Dance Moves Youth Company – modern dance

12:30-1:00pm – Hiyas-Min Philippine Cultural Society of Charleston – folks dances of the Philippines

1:00-1:30pm – Charleston Allegro Dance – Italian folkloric dance

1:30-2:00pm – Charleston Polynesian Dancers – traditional Polynesian dances from the islands of Tonga, Hawaii, and Tahiti

2:00-2:30pm – Wona Womalan West African Drum & Dance Ensemble – traditional drum rhythms & dances from Guinea

2:30-3:00pm – Palmetto Oasis Dance Troupe – variety of belly dances including Egyptian, American tribal, gypsy, and fusion

3:00-3:30pm – India Association of Greater Charleston – folk, classical, and Bollywood dances of India

3:30-4:00pm – Gentlemen of Duty and Distinction – step dance blending African folk traditions with popular culture