THE SPIRIT OF AFRICA
Sun Sep 16 @ 4.00pm, 5.00pm and/or 7.00pm
- $23.50 + bf (show only), $32.50 + bf (show + one workshop), $47.00 + bf (show + two workshops)
- (02) 9550 3666
- Theatre - GA Seating
- On sale now @ The Factory Theatre
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Two of the best West African drum and dance teachers in Australia offer an authentic taste of Africa. Be part of these special drum & dance workshops before dancing the night away to the infectious rhythms of West African band Keyim Ba.
The West African groove sounds of KEYIM BA – taking Sydney stages by storm and set to tour Australia – wide in 2013, Keyim Ba brings together several of Australia’s best West African musicians, taking audiences on an exciting musical journey into West Africa fusing traditional sounds with the influences of reggae, funk and rap.
CALABASH – a brilliant new dance work celebrating the diverse interpretations of West African traditional dance in modern Australia. Dancers : Lucky Lartey, Fode Mane, Emily Cooper, Rachel Bangoura, Yacou MBaye (accompanied by live music from Sibo Bangoura & Miriam Lieberman)
Afternoon African Drum & Dance workshops – experience rhythm and dance first hand – try it yourself! With 2 of Australia’s best West African teachers – DRUM WORKSHOP with Sibo Bangoura (Guinea). DANCE WORKSHOP with Lucky Lartey (Ghana). Authentic taste, great experience, lots of fun!