Live Music in Zanzibar Town

Dhow Countries Music Academy

Zanzibar's celebrated music genre, called taarab, is a form of mellifluously sung poetry. The tradition is kept alive by this dynamic academy, which trains next-generation masters and hosts weekly taarab concerts as…
Dance in Zanzibar Town

Old Fort

On Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings from 7pm to 10pm there are traditional ngoma (dance and drumming) performances at the Old Fort.