Past Event

Moving Dialogs: Africa's Shifting Beat

Moving Dialogs, “Africa’s Shifting Beat” The second Moving Dialogs series launches with Reggie Wilson offering a distinctive conversation and performative sharing of his extensive research into the legacies of African and African American culture.

Wilson (2012 Joyce Award winner and celebrated choreographer) together with his Fist & Heel Performance Group, blends contemporary dance with African traditions creating brilliant new performances from the rich spiritual traditions of the African Diaspora.

Emerging choreographer and founder of locally-based Red Clay Dance, Vershawn Sanders Ward, joins this dialog along with guest moderator and scholar Dr. C. S’thembile West; who will guide audiences through an engaging exploration of cultural concerns and the use of dance as a global language.

This event is free and open to the public.  However, registration is required and donations are welcome.

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