Help keep BLACK DANCE alive!
As the only national Black Dance service organization, IABD provides programs including the Annual Blacks in Dance Conference and Festival, essential research, communications, and advocacy that serve our members’ most pressing needs and address field-wide issues.
IABD’s long standing position in the national Dance field is made possible through the generosity of people like you who love Dance. Thank you!
We truly appreciate you taking the time to consider supporting IABD. For questions or other donation methods, please contact Denise Saunders Thompson at email@example.com.
Video by Adrian Vincent James, Dallas, TX, 2014
30th Annual International Conference and Festival • January 24 - 28, 2018
Hosted by Lula Washington Dance Theatre in Los Angeles, CA
31st Annual International Conference and Festival • January 2019
Hosted by Dayton Contemporary Dance Company in Dayton, OH
32nd Annual International Conference and Festival • January 2020
To Be Announced
Cumbe is a home for African and Diaspora dance and music. Through classes and cultural programs, we invite everyone to feel the joy and vitality of rhythms rooted in Africa. Cumbe champions African and Diaspora culture as a vibrant legacy for people of African descent and as an exuberant source of power, spirit and knowledge for all. Website: http://cumbedance.org/