Preview Interview: FELAbration! mixes house music, Afrobeat, politics on the dance floor
“With AfrikCan, I wanted to make sure I put African culture on the map here in Boston.”
Every Monday night during the summer months, hundreds of dancers gather with electric energy under the banner of community and Latin heritage on an outdoor dance floor in Boston’s South End for Salsa in the Park.
Capoeira has gained popularity and respect among Bostonians, even as the debate over appropriation kicks in New England.
Illustrations by Chris Delorenzo As I attempt a graceful flow from a standard downward dog position into a more restful child’s pose, a classic R&B jam from the ’90s guides me through the motions: If you’re horny, let’s do it Ride it, my pony My saddle’s waiting Come and jump on it […]
DOWNTOWN SATURDAY NIGHT