Undulating Torsos | Flips through Rings of Fire | Raw

Energy | Exhilarating Dance | Phenomenal Acrobatics

Wowing audiences at a variety of events such as Woodford Folk Festival, the Australian Dance Awards, Sydney Opera House, and headlining New Years Eve at Federation Square, Asanti Dance Theatre are Australia’s leading African dance company.

Specialising in traditional and contemporary African dance, music and acrobatics the company display an extensive skill set that will leave you speechless.

Directed by Appiah Annan (Sidney Myer Creative fellow and internationally recognised dancer, choreographer and musician), the company have been working extensively in Melbourne over the past 7 years. With a sister company in Ghana the company have toured regionally, nationally and internationally and perform in a variety of contexts including festivals, schools, corporate, community events and in theatres.

Asanti use their position in the community to raise funds for their non for profit organisation ‘Nkabom’, Centre for the Arts,Creation, Innovation and Community Cultural Development, based in a small village in Ghana. You can see more about this project at www.nkabom.org
A big thanks to the amazing Damien at DWV photography for most of the images on this site! You can contact him at dwvphotography.com.au


web: www.asantidancetheatre.com / email: info@asantidancetheatre.com / phone: 0415 729 145