Diadié Bathily

Diadié Bathily

Diadié Bathily is artistic director of Afriky Lolo, a dance company based in St. Louis and adjunct faculty member at Washington University. Diadie (pronounced Jah-Jay) is an accomplished dancer, choreographer, instructor and costume designer. He has danced professionally on stages in Africa, Europe and North America. Diadie’s specialty is West African dance. He has conducted master classes throughout Europe and North America and has performed with or choreographed for such notable companies as the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble (Denver, CO), the Katherine Dunham Centers for Arts & Humanities, Ecole de Danse et d’Echange Culturel with Ms. Marie Rose Guiraud (Ivory Coast) and Broadway Dance Center (New York, NY). Diadie is the recipient of the n’gowa Prize for dance in Ivory Coast and has performed at the United Nations, the Village of Arts and Humanities in Philadelphia and many festivals and events around the U.S.

December 2 & 3 at 8pm

December 4 at 2pm
Edison Theatre
 

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