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West African Drum and Dance performance is Nov. 19


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Ghanaian dancer Nani Agbelwill perform with the Tennessee Tech West African Drum and Dance Ensemble Nov. 19.

Published Tuesday Nov 14, 2017

The Tennessee Tech West African Drum and Dance Ensemble will perform with Ghanaian dancer Nani Agbeli Sunday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Wattenbarger Auditorium of the Bryan Fine Arts Building.

Agbeli, known for his energy, athleticism, and precision on stage, is one of the leading Ghanaian dancers of his generation. Nani currently lives in Los Angeles, where he is a professor and director of Ghanaian West African Music, Dance and Arts at The Herb Alpert School of Music at California Institute of the Arts.

This is a Center Stage event made possible by the university’s general education fund. It is free and open to the public.

Wattenbarger Auditorium is in the Bryan Fine Arts Building located at 1150 N. Dixie Ave. 

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