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Yerba Buena Gardens Festival kicks off Saturday and promises to be exhuberant

San Francisco Examiner 04 May 2022
About 100 free outdoor performances will take place at the festival, which runs from May 7 through Oct ... It abounds with top-rate talent ... 13-14 ... Performers at the children’s series include acrobats, puppeteers, and clowns. Poetic Tuesdays, presented by Litquake and the Museum of the African Diaspora, features curated lineups of poetry and music.

Kalabante: Afrique en Cirque is a dream come true, coming to Philly this weekend

The Philadelphia Tribune 29 Apr 2022
And eventually, he did, creating his own African music-filled acrobatic production he calls “Kalabante ... Making its Philadelphia debut, Kalabante features authentic dancing and astonishing acrobatic feats to the rhythms of djembes, koras and other native West African instruments.

PPP loans were made to be forgiven. In heavily Black areas like South Florida, many aren’t

Finger Lakes Times 24 Mar 2022
For Louine Raymonvil, the $105,000 Paycheck Protection Program loan his North Miami Beach security business received in June 2020 was a godsend ... But getting the loan forgiven has been another story ... Makange, based outside Greensboro, North Carolina, operates a performance company that brings in African acrobats to perform across the country ... .

Cameroon: 2021 Article IV Consultation and First Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility and the ...

International Monetary Fund 11 Mar 2022
Use the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this PDF file. Summary.. Cameroon, the largest economy in the Central African Economic and Monetary Union (CEMAC), continues to face the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic ... ....

Anderson Prep's Black history program marks the good and the bad

Goshen News 02 Mar 2022
ANDERSON — Students leapt out of their seats Tuesday in The Hangar gymnasium at Anderson Preparatory Academy as their schoolmates performed an acrobatic African-inspired dance on the stage ... .

Word Search: From martial arts moves to snake charming origins, discover dance that tells a story

Gulf News 26 Feb 2022
1 ... 2 ... Shutterstock. The indigenous form of dance is a combination of martial arts, acrobatics, and music that originates from its African roots. Initially practiced by enslaved Africans in Brazil at the beginning of the 16th century, the dance form is now known for its complex manoeuvres and how it incorporates fighting techniques into dance and music.

ZipZap Circus returns to live audiences with its professional corps MOYA

Independent online (SA) 24 Feb 2022
It is ZipZap’s first ever acrobatic art ... True to the essence of ZipZap circus and what it stands for, the troupe pushes creative boundaries and explores collective acrobatic work, traditional African Dance (Gumboot dancing and Pantsula) as well as traditional circus disciplines.

Jabali African Acrobats show canceled, Flight Crew Jump Rope to perform

Messenger-Inquirer 23 Feb 2022
The Jabali African Acrobats' scheduled performance Wednesday at the RiverPark Center has been canceled due to cast members testing positive for COVID-19.

Jabali African Acrobats bring act to RiverPark Center

Messenger-Inquirer 18 Feb 2022
Jabali African Acrobats will bring a high energy combination of athleticism and the arts to Owensboro at 6 p.m ... “Jabali African Acrobats is an elite dance show that hits so many areas of expertise,” said Grae Greer, director of marketing and education for RiverPark Center.

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Burlington County Times 16 Feb 2022
Young and old alike will be dazzled by Cirque Zuma Zuma African acrobats, who will tumble onto the stage at 2 p.m ... South African female vocalist, Limbo Dance, female dancers from Africa, South African gumboot dancers, amazing pole acts, Zuma Zuma acrobats, chairs and handstand ...

Black History Month: Where to celebrate in Stockton this February

Recordnet 15 Feb 2022
Registration is required only for the HBCU Online TourZuzu African Acrobats. Delta College will host a performance of the Zuzu African Acrobats. They perform stunts, “while simultaneously displaying the beauty of the Tanzanian culture of East Africa, including music, dance, and culturally authentic acrobatic routines,” the college said.

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Kingsport Times-News 13 Feb 2022
Acrobats. The Zuzu Acrobats will return to Northeast State Community College for two performances on Feb ... The Zuzu Acrobats feature fast pyramid building, contortion, tumbling, limbo and more as well as an educational lecture. The troupe blends “circus” acrobatics with popular dance moves set to African music.

Zuzu Acrobats flying at Northeast State Feb. 15

Kingsport Times-News 06 Feb 2022
Sponsored by the International Education program of Northeast State, the Zuzu Acrobats raise the level of acrobatic dance to a performance art ... The Zuzu Acrobats feature ... The troupe blends “circus” acrobatics with popular dance moves set to African music.

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Decatur Daily 03 Feb 2022
Today ... Friday. ZuZu Acrobats. The ZuZu African Acrobats will bring acrobatic skills combined with traditional African music and dress to the Princess Theatre on Friday. Originally from Kenya, the ZuZu African Acrobats, who finished in the semifinals of “America’s Got Talent,” perform acrobalance, contortion, plate spinning and more ... .

Goodbye 2021, Hello 2022: Guide To First Night Pittsburgh

CBS Sports 30 Dec 2021
By. KDKA-TV Senior Web Producer Heather Lang. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Out with the old and in with 2022!. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has a full night of events planned to ring in the New Year ... THE GIANT BUNNIES. (Source. Pittsburgh Cultural Trust) ... It’s significant.” ... –ZUZU African Acrobats @ 6.30-7 p.m., 7.30-8 p.m., 9-9.30 p.m.

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