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The Power of the Drum - A Dance Theatre Production

[title]The Power of the Drum - A Dance Theatre Production[desc]Westbury Theatre - Financial Arts Barns 10330 84 Ave NW T6E 2G9 Edmonton Alberta Friday, April 8, 2022, 7:30 – 8:30pm [image: The Power of the Drum - A Dance Theatre Production] City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Strathcona Short Description : The Power of the Drum is a a thrilling and spiritual celebration of Afro Cuban resilience Event Category : Concerts / Performances Cost : $25+Fees/GST Where to purchase tickets :… Tickets Phone : 780-448-9000 Contact Name : Cecilia Ferreyra Contact Email : Additional Information : The Power of the Drum pays homage to the power of the drum as a reflection of the resilience, adaptability, creativity, and autonomy of the Cuban Diaspora in the midst of struggle, crisis, and uncertainty. Weaving drumming, dance, text, projection and sound together, The Power of the Drum offers a one-of-a-kind, immersive dance/theatre experience. It is based on the premise that for the Afro Cuban people, arts and culture are not just forms of entertainment, but messengers and affirmations of culture and spirituality that form an essential part of both collective and personal identities., Be sure to come early to enjoy the Orisha Exhibit by Tyler Baker Photography co-created with Harold Ferran Molina and Diosleydis Hardisson, Principal Dancers of the Conjunto Folklorico Nacional De Cuba, and shot on location in Habana. More info :…. Event Details. Location: Westbury Theatre Financial Arts Barns , Edmonton, AB