COBA Children,s Dance and Drumming Program (CCDDP) offers children (3) three years and up a solid foundation in dance forms ranging from Traditional West African, Caribbean Folk, Modern/Contemporary, Hip Hop, Ballet (non-syllabus), along with drumming and vocal chanting. Students are placed in program course levels depending on age, previous experience or ability.
COBA offers an inspiring (3) three year Professional Apprenticeship Training Program (PTAP) for emerging artists looking for in-depth training in dance and/or music. There is also a one-year intensive skills development program for professional dancers and/or teachers.
COBA offers a range of classes open to all, from the curious novice with little to no experience to the professional looking to fine tune skills and expand their movement vocabulary. We regularly offer or host speciality workshops taught by guest griots and master teachers.