Time: December 28, 2018 at 7:30pm to December 30, 2018 at 2pm
Location: Lula Washington Dance Theatre, 3773 Crenshaw Blvd., LA CA 90016
Street: 3773 Crenshaw Blvd
City/Town: Los Angeles, CA 90016
Website or Map: http://www.lulawashington.org
Event Type: dance, performances, for, kwanzaa
Organized By: Lula Washington Dance Theatre
Latest Activity: Dec 21, 2018
Lula Washington Dance Theatre invites the Leimert Park community to attend its annual Kwanzaa Festival of dance and drumming on Friday, Dec. 28 @ 7:30 pm; Saturday, Dec. 29 @ 7:30 pm.; and Sunday, Dec. 30 @ 3 pm.
The concerts will be held at the Lula Washington Dance Theatre studio theater at 3773 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016.
Tickets are on sale 24 hours a day at www.BrownPaperTickets.com. Telephone purchases can be made with a staff assistant by calling 1-800-838-3006.
Each concert will include performances by elder master drummer/dancers from across Africa.
Lula Washington's world famous dance company will perform, along with Lula's gifted young students. The incomparable Harambee Suite is the robust, mesmerizing finale that always sends audiences home smiling and feeling uplifted.
Composer / drummer Marcus L. Miller has created a new musical suite called "Ma'at" For A New Generation. The work celebrates the spirit of Kwanzaa with added illuminating text from Maya Angelou; Oprah Winfrey; Nelson Mandela; Malcom X, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr; and Nina Simone.
Many of the master drummers from Leimert Park will participate.