A top 10 youth dance group in Ohio!
The Black Beanz
A Premiere African Dance Troupe
Press Release! 5/9/2022
Exclusive Content, Giveaways, Early Event Notifications, Meet and Greets, & MORE!
From East Africa to Northeast Ohio The Black Beanz are taking over the Akron dance scene. From Akron’s famous PorchRokr Festival to booking private events these kids love to share their joy of dance and entertainment with Northeast Ohio and BEYOND!
Sponsored by Shanti Community Farms
Tom is a Language Arts and ESL Educator for K-12 public, private, charter schools and adjunct professor in Communications at Kent State University, Walsh University, Bryant & Stratton College. Tom has worked extensively with the refugee community in youth education and senior program enrichment in both Minneapolis and Akron. He is co-founder of Shanti Community Farms and Yard Corps preserving the agricultural heritage of area immigrants and providing outdoor work experiences for inner-city youth.
The Black Beanz - Akron
The Black Beanz Dance Troupe is Akron Ohio's newest sensation. Hailing from Africa these young men are taking the city, county and state by storm. Through 2021 The Back Beanz brought a special spark to many parties and events across NE Ohio.