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Saturday, may 26, 10 am. 5 pm presented by beacon dance core and decatur active living. Breaking new ground. African dance occupies central place in cultures throughout the african continent, embodying energy and a graceful beauty flowing with rhythm. Welcome to the third edition of the deakocan dance festival.
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