SISTER MOSES: The Story of Harriet Tubman (2016)

SISTER MOSES: The Story of Harriet Tubman (2016)

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SISTER MOSES: The Story of Harriet Tubman

Desert Dance Theatre presents “Sister Moses: The Story of Harriet Tubman” for its 24th Season on March 1, 2016 (10:15am-11:15am) at the Chandler Center for the Arts, 250 N. Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ, sponsored by Rudy G. Bologna Elementary School and the Chandler Unified School District.

“Sister Moses” is a beautiful story of a courageous woman’s determination to free her people from slavery through the Underground Railroad. She was one of America’s first liberated woman of color, who fought against all odds for the sake of freedom and equality. This powerful dance drama features Desert Dance Theatre with Renee Davis as Harriet Tubman, dramatic narration by Renee Morgan Brooks, African drumming and music direction by Step Raptis, accompaniment by a string quartet and traditional spirituals sung by a choral ensemble featuring baritone soloist, Greg Dansby. Local talent, including individuals from the community as well as students from Bologna Elementary will perform along with the professional cast.  “Sister Moses” promises to entertain and enlighten its audiences.

Desert Dance Theatre is a contemporary dance company known for its diverse modern dance repertory, interdisciplinary collaborations, and major thematic productions which address important historical as well as current issues.

Don’t miss this exciting performance of music, dance and drama!

For RESERVATION INFORMATION: http://desertdancetheatre.org/sister-moses/

 

 

For more information contact Desert Dance Theatre at 480-962-4584 or go to www.DesertDanceTheatre.org