September 11, 2014 8:00 pm / Performing Diaspora: The Cloud Messenger

Nava Dance Theatre Presented as part of Performing Diaspora SEP 11-14, THU-SAT at 8PM, SUN at 7PM The Cloud Messenger by Nadhi Thekkek and Nava Dance Theater, in collaboration with renowned composer G.S. Rajan, is a Bharatanatyam adaptation of the poem, Meghadhootha, by 5th century Indian poet, Kalidasa. In a kaleidoscope of formations, the dancers layer […]

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November 7, 2014 8:00 pm / Performing Diaspora: Kimpa Vita!

Muisi-kongo Malonga Presented as part of Performing Diaspora NOV 7-16, FRI-SAT at 8PM, SUN at 7PM Kimpa Vita! is a music, dance and theater narrative told through the dual lens of Kongolese and African American cultural arts traditions, exploring the controversial life of Kongolese prophet and martyr, Mama Kimpa Vita —often described as the Kongolese Joan […]

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November 14, 2014 8:00 pm / Performing Diaspora: Kimpa Vita!

Muisi-kongo Malonga Presented as part of Performing Diaspora NOV 7-16, FRI-SAT at 8PM, SUN at 7PM Kimpa Vita! is a music, dance and theater narrative told through the dual lens of Kongolese and African American cultural arts traditions, exploring the controversial life of Kongolese prophet and martyr, Mama Kimpa Vita —often described as the Kongolese […]

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