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African Diasporic Arts and Education

African Diasporic Arts and Education

African Diasporic Arts and Education Inc. is an arts organization that supports the development and presentation of arts and education rooted in the traditions and spirit of Africa and African-centered diasporic communities of the Americas. African Diasporic Arts and Education Inc.’s goal is to

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Drum Sermons: Folktales, Legends, and Myths from the Far Corners of Africa


Program Description

Drum Sermons: Folktales, Legends, and Myths from the Far Corners of Africa

Drum Sermons is a celebration of music that recounts its origins and makes clear how it came to live in our hearts. This informative yet entertaining performance includes stories from the Far Corners of the African continent, spirited drumming, a lesson on hand drumming technique, dance, song, and a healthy dose of the


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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Performance, In-School Workshops & Classes, Online & Streaming, Professional Development, Residency (including Camps), Student Showcase Opportunities
Cultural Origin: African
Subject: Fine Arts: Dance, Fine Arts: Music, Fine Arts: Theatre, Fine Arts: Visual Art, History, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies
Population Served Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Generally available throughout the year

Length of :Program 45-60 minutes
Space / technical requirements:

Two microphones on stands with a sound system, ten chairs, a table, and drinking water for two.


Orange, Seminole, Osceola, and Lake Counties

Fees / Ticketing:


Standards & Benchmarks



Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes



  • From the Orisirisi Performance in the Emmy award winning WUCF/PBS Daniel Tiger Kindness Special


African Diasporic Arts and Education Inc. References


  • Debbie Famie


Phone: 407-346-2444


  • Jill Wazer


Phone: 410-598-2684


  • Ava Hughes


Phone: 864-415-2404

Cancellation Policy

a two week minimum notice of cancellation is required