Badolo Atelier Intensive

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 6:00pm
Sherrill Center, Room 351

Souleymane Badolo teaches an up to date contemporary technique well sought out nationally and internationally. During his residency he has worked for two hour periods for 5 days with 10 students who applied for this opportunity offered through the Dance Program.

Souleymane ‘Solo’ Badolo is a Brooklyn-based choreographer and dancer born in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. He started his professional career as a dancer for the DAMA, a traditional African dance company. In 1993, he founded his own Burkina Faso-based troupe, Kongo Ba Téria, which fuses traditional African dances with western contemporary dance and continues to tour internationally.

Event is free and open to the public.