Saakumu (Ghanaian) Dance Troupe @ Serendipity

Saakumu (Ghanaian) Dance Troupe @ Serendipity
past almost 2 years ago

Starts: Sunday, 25 January, 2015 12:00am

Ends: Sunday, 25 January, 2015 02:00am

Event Details

Saakumu (Ghanaian) Dance Troupe
Sat 24th
7pm-9pm
$5 Cover
Serendipity is an ALL AGES venue and restaurant!

Saakumu Dance Troupe is visiting Bloomington all the way from Ghana, and will share their traditional style with the community through this 2 hour show!

Watch a video here: http://bit.ly/1ChPAx7

The award winning Saakumu Dance Troupe is one of the leading traditional/contemporary dance and music companies in Ghana. With professional performers who are experts in African traditional music and dance, they provide concert performances, educational programs and lecture demonstrations. Together, they bring the art, culture, values, and feeling of Ghana, Africa to their audiences. Led by master musician, Bernard Woma, the group’s repertoire include a range of spiritual, ceremonial, recreational genres to contemporary African dance forms. Their music and dance is joyful, expressive and highly participatory. www.bernardwoma.com

The first show of a monthly series bringing world music to Bloomington and supporting the mission of Playing For Change Foundation, to create a positive change through music and arts education! Check them out at www.playingforchange.org

We look forward to seeing you at the event. If you are an artist and would like to be considered for future events message our concert series page or e-mail Playing For Change Ambassador Nick Hüster nickhuster@gmail.com