Our Educational Programs range from the informal to the highly technical and formal presentations in which audiences of all ages and backgrounds are introduced to history, tradition, and participate actively in the performance of traditional and contemporary African and African-based rhythms, music, and dances from Latin America and the Caribbean.
In dance, we offer folkloric dances from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Haiti, Brazil, Mexico, and Africa as well as jazz, modern dance, and Hip-hop. In addition, we offer contemporary Latin dances such as Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha-cha, and Merengue.
In music, we offer Bomba and Plena rhythms from Puerto Rico, religious and secular music from Cuba and Haiti as well as popular salsa rhythms and the use of various Latin percussion instruments,
Residencies - All of One World Arts programs are specially designed for traveling. You can choose and combine a long-term residency and/or a single presentation from the various programs that we offer. We can design a residency appropriate for any audience and/or age group: children, teenagers, adults, senior citizens, intergenerational, and professionals at any level of proficiency.
Staff Development -Our skilled and experienced artists of One World Arts, Inc can teach educators and other professionals how to integrate cultural and creative expressions into their work with the purpose of enhancing educational, emotional, social, and cognitive skills. We can also assist professionals in the design of culturally competent programs and curricula to celebrate the diversity and commonalities of cultures and nationalities.
Your support and contributions will enable us to bring creative and artistic programs to NYC schools. Your generous donation will help enormously.