Sunday, April 14, at 12 – 4 PM
They Dance For Rain will be back in Nairobi in May! Celebrate our return to this culturally connective work with: a sharing of photography from Kenya by Monika Pizzichemi, a community Tap Dance workshop with Stefanie Weber and JoJo McDonald, stay and LEARN THE "KALAPAPLA" traditional dance of Kenya with live drumming and guest dancers from Moving Arts Exchange teen company. Stay for the premiere of the interactive theatrical fundraising spectacle known as: THE MAD LIBS MAASAI MARKET EXPLOIT! Buy words for the mildly-improv acted-out sketches based on the concept of haggling at a tribal market!
In partnership with Moving Arts Exchange at 325 Stockbridge Rd. in Great Barrington, MA.
Community Fundraising Event for They Dance For Rain
$10 suggested door donation
12 and under free
*12-4p Gallery Installation & Silent Auction
*1p Tap Dance Workshop
*2p Kalapapla Dance (East African Dance) with Live Drumming
*3p Presentation and Performance
*They Dance For Rain is a dance-making project that works with arts-for-social-change organizations in Nairobi, Kenya. Created in December 2011 and directed by action-based dance artist Stefanie Weber in collaboration with fine art photographer Monika Pizzichemi. With fiscal-sponsorship by Fractured Atlas.