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June 8  |  Ohio Theatre Toukii: "The Journey" A view of the African Diaspora

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  • Sat  |  Jun 08 7:30 PM
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Djapo Cultural Arts brings you an exhilarating Juneteenth Concert celebrating a decade long journey of culture, empowerment, struggle and triumph. This full-length marvel gives viewers a delectable taste of Africa and the African Diaspora with histrionic travels through Senegal, Mali, Ghana, Guinea, Cuba and the United States highlighting Djapo’s dynamic dance company, area performers and international artists from each region.
 
Choreographed by Artistic Director, Talise Campbell alongside the Fiery Musical Direction of Grammy Nominated Percussionist and Djembefola, Weedie Braimah, this highly anticipated production is compelled to take you on an exciting and challenging journey while interlacing folkloric dance, explosive drumming, song and poetry. For more information visit www.djapo.com or call 216-559-0162.

$100 VIP Tickets include reserved seating, pre-reception with wine and light
hors d'oeuvres and a VIP listing in the program booklet. $50 tax-deductible per ticket.


 

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