The Saturday of Ballet Tropical 2013 was one of my best weekends this year. Dancing on stage with the lights and costumes and make up was just thrilling. I loved the energy that all the students and volunteers had buzzing in them hours before the show started. The theater, which held up to 500 people, Read More
Over the Christmas break I had the opportunity to teach a Ghanaian dance workshop at an elementary school in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Considering I taught 9 classes back to back over a span of 4 and a half hours, it was pretty fun and not as crazy tiring as I thought it would be. They Read More
Monday, September 10th Today was my first day at the office. I am working with with an NGO here to document project success stories, write concept notes on how to scale-up some existing projects and if time permits write an article or two on the strengths and weaknesses of some of the work. Everyone has been very kind and welcoming Read More
Remember how I said I was going to reclaim the 15 minutes of dance fame I missed out on last month? Well, I joined a dance group. It’s a Ghanaian dance troupe that just started about a year ago. Funnily enough, I’m the only Ghanaian in the group aside from the instructor- go figure. Ah Read More
I love to watch this woman dance. She is all energy. I saw her in Toronto and was mesmerized.