Who are we?
Established in 2012, ASA! Kelenya (Highlife Massive) is the official performing company of ASA! Enterprises LLC- a health and wellness company spearheaded by the dance fitness program known as ASA!. Staged to the latest African tunes, ASA! Kelenya, under founder and artistic director, Akosua Akoto, represents a progressive way of life through the fusion of traditional movement and the latest dances of Ndobolo, Azonto, Akayida, Afrobeat styles, and more. ASA! Kelenya presents a unique style rooted in traditional African dance. This is our signature! Classic culture fused with new age movement. The technique behind each choreography is adorned with the distinct flair of each of Kenlenya’s dynamic performers. Representing the link between African culture and the new age African way of life, we aim to promote the ASA! brand and establish a global reputation that further promotes African music, art and culture.
ASA! Kelenya has performed at numerous venues including the Smithsonian Museum of Art, Panafest, Fest Africa, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Dance Place New Releases Concert, African Fashion Week, Antigua Carnival, Voice of America: French to Africa, to name a few!
We have been honored to shared the stage with amazing artists including but not limited to Majah Hype, Fally Ipupa, Iyanya, and Akua Allrich.
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