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The City of Others by Sankofa Danzafro

  • Duke Family Performance Hall 207 Faculty Drive Davidson, NC 28036 United States (map)

Sankofa Danzafro builds bridges between Afro- Colombian peoples and the African continent. The company creates poetic dance as rooted in African tradition that connect to the daily as well as the contemporary. The company was awarded the 2008 National Dance Award by the Ministry of Culture of Colombia as well as a mention from the United Nations for its "good practice of Afro-descendant social inclusion in Latin America". Sankofa Danzafro's The City of Others is a work showcasing powerful Afro-Colombia and Afro-contemporary dance with live drumming and singing.

Earlier Event: December 1
The Nutcracker, Matthews Ballet
Later Event: December 7
Charlotte Ballet: Nutcracker