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WOFABE 10th Annual African Dance and Drum Festival

March 12, 2016

$17.00 - $35.00

Wofabe African Dance and Drum festival will celebrate its 10th anniversary on March 12, 2016 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.

The all day festival (10a – 6:45pm) is the only one of its kind in the state of New Jersey.  The event will offer classes during the day and culminate with an evening concert.

The evening concert (7:30p) will be hosted by DeBorah Gray aka Momma D, a poet and activist from New York and feature Asase Yaa African American Dance Company, Harambee Dance Company, Oyu Oru Afro Cuban Experimental Dance Ensemble, Umoja Dance Company, Usaama Dance Company and the Newark Dance Ensemble.  An African marketplace will be set up in the lobby of NJPAC.

This event is made possible by ARTSTART, the Newark Arts Council, Investors Foundation and donations from the community.

Details

Date:
March 12, 2016
Cost:
$17.00 - $35.00
Website:
http://wwww.wofabe.com

Organizer

Karen Love
Email:
wofabefestival@aol.com

Venue

NJ PAC
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ 07102 United States
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Website:
www.wofabe.com