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Family Performance Series: The Magic Of African Rhythm

Saturday, April 29th

Show: 7:00pm

The Magic Of African Rhythm is a Durham-based ensemble of performers and teaching artists that uses traditional and original songs, music, dance, and storytelling to explore African history and culture with audiences and students. Ensemble members hail from Guinea and Liberia West Africa, with blood ties to Barbados, South Carolina, and the richest parts of the African Diaspora. The Magic Of African Rhythm’s mission is to connect and reconnect to traditional African culture and values, providing a welcoming experience for all ages.  Tickets are only $10 – Free for children under 5!

On April 29th, The Magic Of African Rhythm will present a dance and drumming teen workshop, family performance, and an all-ages community tapestry project at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro. Their interactive presentation, Djembe Fire!, is a singing, dancing, and drumming adventure highlighted by the melodies from their storytelling instruments.

There is an added (free!) opportunity for teens to take a dance and drumming workshop at 4pm on April 29th. Participants will receive 4 free tickets to the performance that evening! Register here!