Friday, October 7, 2016, 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 8 p.m.
Essence Dance Concert
Friday, March 3, 2017, 8 p.m.
Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8 p.m.
Created by artist in residence Adenike Sharpley and directed by Oberlin dance faculty, Dance Diaspora and the Essence Dance Concert celebrate the spirituality, philosophy, and diversity of African culture. Performances feature the work of Oberlin’s Essence dance troupe and its touring offshoot, Dance Diaspora. Both shows are copresented by the dance and Africana studies departments.
Photo: John Seyfried