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August 27, 2017
The Kentucky Center for African American HeritagePresentsSankofa Dance Theater with Special Appearance By Hannah Drake & Tytianna Wells Smith, Performing"A Mother's Tears"
Sankofa Dance Theater creates and presents world-class, authentic African art in t he form of dance, music, and folkways for national and international audiences. The work of the Company is rooted in healing and bringing intercultural understanding to the global village while staying true to the definition of the word "Sankofa" which means to learn from the past in an effort to build for the future. Sankofa Dance Theater celebrates 25 years reaching back into the rich legacy of African culture and history to move forward into greater awareness and sensitivity to the world community. Sankofa Dance Theater brings a traditional West African story to life with a mix of classic and illuminated costumes, moves and music.