Isokan is comprised of professional and pre-professional dancers . The members of this group have five or more years of experience in traditional West African dance, technique, and culture. Our training is steeped in classes with master instructors from all over the world. Our productions consist of presentations of dance, drum, spoken word, and story telling. Isokan continually travels to spread culture, arts, and cultivating the community.
Isokan Performance Company began in 2014 in Richmond, Virginia as an extended and more specialized adult version of Culture4MyKids’ Taaluma Youth Performance Company. The group has studied extensively from Master dancers from all over the world. In addition to just recently completing a two-week residency of "Dance In Africa" in Senegal, West Africa. The directors have also trained the group using fifteen years of combined international cultural arts expertise. This group continually travels to spread culture, arts, and love to the community.