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.
$15 for adults
FREE for children under 5
$5 for children ages 5-18
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