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Born to Dance 330 Tk-Ent

Featuring: The Black Beanz

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Recent Shows & Appearances

African American Arts Festival / Canton, OH / 7-22-22

We really enjoyed our time at the African American Arts Festival at … Read More


Press Release! 5/9/2022

Our Story

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!

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Shanti Farms pitch for Giving Tuesday! There's so much activity and such a bright future at Shanti to involve more and more youth and families in its programs much needed for the times we are living in!! Here's just a few:1. Expansion of the new Hewa Bora urban farm adjacent to the Akron Zoo on zoo land! We also need to move the high tunnel there, put up fencing, add container gardens (some at least 3 ft high for our participating seniors).2. Expansion of our STARZ teen performers program. We need stipends for additional dance and singing coaches, dollars to enter more competitions and support travel funds, additional costuming and props. 3. Expansion of Yard Corps youth crews to participate in more farmers markets, hosting Golden Time catered picnics and additional van and equipment for garden and yard maintenance. ... See MoreSee Less
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