GOMELA/to return: Movement of Our Mother Tongue

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The McKenna Museum of African American Art
2003 Carondelet Street
New Orleans LA 70130
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A Junebug Productions dance performance at the McKenna Museum.

Image from _Gomela/to return_. Photo by Melisa Cardona.

Image from Gomela/to return. Photo by Melisa Cardona.

Directed by Stephanie McKee, GOMELA/to return: Movement of Our Mother Tongue is an original dance theater performance that highlights the stories of New Orleans’ African American communities through traditional African dance and drumming, contemporary jazz, spoken word, and hip-hop. Performances feature artist-poet Sunni Patterson, trumpeter Troy Sawyer, and Kumbuka African Drum and Dance Collective.

Performances will take place on November 23 at 4 and 6:30 pm.

Tickets are $20 for the general public and $10 for students and can be purchased at the door or online at Brown Paper Tickets.