TODAY, The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Dance Company Begins Pioneering Cultural Tour of Belize

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday, November 13th 2013.  Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday morning, November 13th 2013. Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

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BELIZE, Central America:  The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York began their pioneering cultural tour of Belize today (WEDNESDAY, November 13th 2013) in a move designed to strengthen both the international (and diasporic) ties of this unique dance company.     Continue reading

Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Dance Company to March in 2012 Puerto Rican Day Parade on SUNDAY June 10th 2012

Puerto Rican Flags at the Puerto Rican Day Parade

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New York, New York — In a demonstration of cultural solidarity in light of Caribbean American Heritage Month, The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York will be marching in the 2012 Puerto Rican Day Parade on SUNDAY June 10th 2012.

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Garifunas March in 2012 Bronx Week Parade on SUNDAY May 20th 2012

Garifuna Coalition at the 2012 Bronx Week Parade - Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Representatives of various Garifuna organizations joined Marching Bands, Community Groups, Other Ethnic Groups, Schools, Sports Teams and Civic Groups to march along Mosholu Parkway in the 2012 Bronx Week Parade.

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2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD Now Available For Purchase

2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD - Part 1

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Bronx, New York — The DVD of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant is now available for purchase.

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Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Dance Company To Present Cultural Concert on SATURDAY May 26th 2012 in the Bronx

Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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Bronx, New York — The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York will presenting an afternoon of Garifuna Dance and Music on SATURDAY May 26th 2012 in the Bronx.

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