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Gifts of Art presents Congolese Music & Dance by Mbongi Dance Theater Project 
General Event Information
Event Category:
Dance
Price:
Free * contact the Presenting Organization listed below for ticketing information  
Dates and Times:
July 31, 12:00PM-1:00PM; (Rain location: University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1)
Artist/Group:
Mbongi Dance Theater Project

In 1988, Titos Sompa founded Mbongi Dance Theater Project, a nonprofit group dedicated to advancing and celebrating the cultural arts of Africa, especially the music and dance of the Congo. Sompa is a renowned dancer, choreographer and musician, noted especially as a master Congolese drummer, percussionist and kalimba player. As artistic director of Mbongi Dance Theater, Sompa designs performances that offer healing, spiritual grounding and affirm community. For children and young adults, his educational programs teach self-esteem, promote values and behaviors that build community awareness, and help them imagine a future. This concert is part of the UMHS Summer Courtyard Concert Series presented by Gifts of Art.
Venue Information
Venue:
University Hospital Courtyard  
Address:
1500 E Medical Center Drive  
City:
Ann Arbor 
State:
MI 
Zip Code:
48109 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
 
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Presenting Organization
Telephone:
734-936-ARTS (2787)
Email Address:
Designation:
not-for-profit