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Cumbe's First Anniversary & Full Moon Celebration

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Cumbe: Center for African and Diaspora Dance is one year old!


Come celebrate a wonderful first year together with cake and a joyous evening of music and dancing. The night begins with three half-hour dance workshops led by artistic director Pat Hall (Afro-Caribbean), Yesenia Selier (Afro-Cuban), and Funmilayo Chesney (Congolese); and culminates in a dance jam to irresistible grooves by percussion powerhouse band, Heritage O.P. Don't miss this special blend of birthday party + Pat Hall's beloved Full Moon Celebration! Small bites will also be for sale.


Prices:


$15 for adults


FREE for children under 5


$5 for children ages 5-18


Evening Schedule


7:30pm  Warm-up with Pat Hall


Afro-Caribbean Dance Workshop with Pat Hall


Afro-Cuban Dance Workshop with Yesenia Selier


Congolese Workshop with Funmilayo


9:00pm   Celebrate with birthday cake, eat, & mingle!


10:00pm  Heritage OP plays 2 live sets


Check out the yummy menu of small bites for sale:



  • Steamed sticky brown rice in minced shrimp ball

  • Crusted panko tofu steak with garlic and miso paste

  • Simple salad

  • Brown rice with smoked fish and scallions

  • Strawberry and grapefruit shortcake made with brown rice flour

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