The Good Dance—dakar/brooklyn will be performed next weekend at Wesleyan University, following preview performances at the 2009 International Festival of Arts & Ideas and its subsequent engagement at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in December. The Good Dance—dakar/brooklyn is a collaboration between Brooklyn-based Reggie Wilson (Fist & Heel Performance Group) and Congolese choreographer Andréya Ouamba, whose Compagnie 1er Temps is based in Dakar, Senegal.
Friday, April 23 & Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 8pm
Wesleyan University Center for the Arts Theater
283 Washington Terrace, Middletown
Center for the Arts Director Pamela Tatge will give a pre-performance talk on Friday, April 23 at 7:15pm in the Center for the Arts Hall. Join Festival Executive Director Mary Lou Aleskie at the Friday April 23 performance to see how the piece has developed!
General admission tickets are $23. Members of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas can purchase discounted $19 tickets. Not yet a Member of the Festival? Click here to purchase a 2010 Festival Membership online. You can also purchase a Membership by calling the Festival office at 203-498-3758 or 888-ART-IDEA.