Thursday, November 27, 2008

Upcoming: delta dandi, Rollins Theatre, January 9 - 10

UPDATE: January 11 review by Clare Croft on Statesman's Austin360 arts blog

UPDATE: Article on Sharon Bridgforth and delta dandi by Abe Louise Young, published in Austin Chronicle of January 8

Found on-line:

Women and Their Work and The National Performance Network
with support from allgo (Austin's Queer People of Color Organization) and The John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, University of Texas Austin


delta dandi

Written/Conducted by Sharon Bridgforth

Composer: Helga Davis

Choreographer: Baraka de Soleil
Technical Director: Tramaine Berryhill

: Jen Margulies

Featuring: Helga Davis, Baraka de Soleil, Florinda Bryant & Sonja Perryman
with Monique Cortez, Andrea Edgerson, Leigh Gaymon-Jones, Karla Legaspy, Azure D. Osborne-Lee and Leah Sellers.

January 9 & 10, 2009

at The Long Center Rollins Studio Theatre
701 W. Riverside Drive Austin, TX 78704

delta dandi is a living cacophony of monologues, chants, choral tellings, songs and dance, layered weavings of different time dimensions and contrasting rhythms that invoke the transmigration of one soul's journey as she walks through life times of collective grief and trauma towards personal transformation and love.

Tickets $15
Available now at: Women and Their Work, 512.477-1064 or click here to purchase on-line.

Click for extensive information, video and images from Sharon Bridgforth's website

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