COF 043: Preserving Caribbean Culture Through Dance with Candace Thompson

Candace Thompson Carry On Friends Podcast with Kerry Ann Reid Brown



Candace Thompson, a Trinidad and Tobago native, is a dancer, choreographer, certified fitness professional and owner of Candace Dance Fitness. She’s also the Artistic Director of ContempoCaribe and Founding Executive Director of Dance Caribbean COLLECTIVE.

In this episode, Candace shares her experience of being a dance and fitness entrepreneur and why it’s important to support and preserve Caribbean Dance cultures.

Some items mentioned in this episode:

Dance Your Caribbean New Traditions Festival

It’s Just a Movie by Earl Lovelace

Schools Challenge Quiz Question: Where Did Reggae Music Originate?


Ask yourself what can you do to keep your Caribbean Cultural experiences going?


Connect with Candace on Social Media

Candace Dance FitnessInstagram | Twitter
Dance Caribbean CollectiveInstagram | Facebook | Twitter 


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Candace’s photo by: Shocphoto – Shoccara Marcus

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