Harambee Dance Company was founded in 1992 by Sandella and Frank
Malloy in Charleston, SC, and relocated to New York City in 1996.
The 25-member company of dancers and
musicians has ignited audiences around the world with high-energy choreography that weaves African-based movement, modern dance forms, live percussion, and vibrant costumes
into captivating performances. The repertoire reflects a strong vision that celebrates and expands upon traditional African dance. The company has performed at the United Nations Global Festival, Panafest in Ghana, Africussion in Taiwan, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Hudson River Festival, and Caribana Festival in Toronto, among others.