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About Robin Getter School of Rhythms and Dance

Robin Getter has taught African and Afro-Jazz Dance for 20 years, most recently through her school Robin Getter School of Rhythms and Dance in operation since 1993. Her studies include three trips to West Africa, two summers at the Katherine Dunham Technique Seminar, Alvin Ailey American School of Dance, Perry Mansfield in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, plus numerous workshops, classes and camps all over the US including 6 years at Bantu Camp in Santa Fe New Mexico. She specializes in traditional dance and choreography from Guinea, West Africa studying most closely with Abdoulaye Camara since 1999, Fara Tolno since 2001, and Moustapha Bangoura since 2009.

In San Antonio since 2006, her dance and drumming group, WONGAI, has performed at the Arneson Theatre on the River Walk, The International Folk Dance Festival at OLLU, Blue Star Contemporary Arts Complex, Dance at Radius with San Antonio Dance Umbrella and various schools and events. She is presently teaching at North West Vista College and at Our Lady of the Lake University!

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