AfriCaribe Dance Workshop & Performance
Date: Friday, February 21st, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 3 hours
Location: Eaton Chapel
Sponsored by: BSU, Voces Latinas
Contact: Sylvia Lopez, box #:84
This is an educational and cultural event in celebration of Black History Month. Africaribe is a folkloric dance group performing bomba, a traditional style of music that originated in Puerto Rico and was influenced by the African slaves on the sugar cane plantations.
* 7:15-7:45 Workshop (Basement): Learn how bomba impacted the history of the Caribbean by the personal stories that will be told.
7:45-8:45 Performance (Main Floor): Watch the performers!
BTYB: BSU, Voces Latinas, The Office of Intercultural Affairs, Spanish Club, and The Interested Ladies of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.-Beloit College.