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A rousing, foot-stomping good time is guaranteed when the high-energy percussive dance troupe Step Afrika! performs at the Paramount. Publicity image.

ARTS Pick: Step Afrika!

Stepping it up Combining tradition with youth education, a global vision with local venues, and the visual with the audible, D.C.-based dance group Step Afrika! performs its own distinct fusion of spoken word, clapping, and footsteps. With ears attuned and eyes wide open, performers and fans are united to the beat of these lyrical feet. […]