Dembrebrah offers workshops in instrument making, costume design, drum maintenance, song, storytelling, history and culture. Dembrebrah and its associates offer storytelling presentations in the West African tradition of Jaliyaa, commonly known in the West as Griots, the bards of Africa. Through song, movement, instrumentation, proverbs and stories--thousands of years of wisdom is passed on to young and old. For more info on weekly dance classes in traditional African dance, please contact Ndella Davis-Diassy: email@example.com
Members of Dembrebrah offer consulting services to both public and private individuals, companies, institutions and organizations. We have provided consulting services for movies, theatrical productions, museum exhibitions, community celebrations, festivals, graduation ceremonies, and rites of passage programs. Dembrebrah has a network of artists, musicians, educators, cultural researchers, event planners and organizers as a resource base. We work with our clients to identify and provide their cultural and educational needs.
Our artistic director and appropriate assistants will work with school, theater and dance groups in choreography for cultural and dance productions. Dembrebrah has the capacity to provide full service assistance for African-centered weddings and other events, such as libation, transition and baby blessing ceremonies, blending traditional African and African-American elements into beautiful and spiritually moving occasions for all involved.