Fusha Dance Company is based in New York City and dedicated to celebrating the abundant richness of dance, drum, and culture from Africa and the Diaspora
Under the artistic direction of Funmilayo Chesney, the goal of FDC is to enhance lives, increase confidence, empower participants through dance, drum, drama, music, visual arts and nutrition and wellness programs. FDC promises to educate on the healing powers of dance and diet while encouraging global cultural appreciation and opening possibilities by building strong students in our classrooms and communities.
What We Offer
FDC celebrates events of the African and Diaspora culture (Congo, West Africa, South America, the Caribbean and Urban dances like hip-hop) such as planting and harvesting crops, welcoming of dignitaries, the birth of triplets, scholastic and artistic achievements, and puberty rites to name a few.
FDC has specialized programs for events such as Kwanzaa, Black History Month, Dance Festivals, Cultural events, Healing classes and workshops.