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The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence at the Detroit Institute of Arts

October 9 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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This event is daily from 8am - 9pm, October 9th-13th.
| $20 - $35

Performing a dance known as “The Migration,” an unforgettable movement in America’s history, D.C.-based company, Step Afrika will resurrect the spirits of those brave men and women who left all they knew in search of a better life.
In conjunction with the performance, Step Afrika will host five interactive workshops spread throughout the city of Detroit teaching those the basics to stepping and how to blend percussive dance styles practiced by historically African American fraternities and sororities. Step Afrika!, promotes stepping as an educational tool for young people, focusing on teamwork, academic achievement and cross-cultural understanding.
These workshops will be on www.stepafrika.org.

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$20 - $35
Event Category:

Venue

Detroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI United States
Phone:
313-822-7900
Website:
www.stepafrika.org

Organizer

Catalyst Media Factory
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