Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Black Umfolosi – A Cappella Song and Dance – from Zimbabwe

August 23 @ 7:30 pm

$18

Adults $18 Advance, $20 Door, Kids $10 – Black Umfolosi is a self taught A cappella (Imbube) singing and traditional dance group that was founded in 1982 by school friends in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, and named after their ancestral homeland along the Umfolozi Omnyama River in South Africa, Black Umfolosi combines spectacular acapella harmonies and exuberant dance into a spirited and engaging whole. Intricate rhythms, clicking and clapping blend with brilliant choreography and traditional Gumboot Dances of the South African mining regions in an energetic showcase of their musical heritage. Specializing in imbube music, gumboot dance and Zulu dance, Black Umfolosi has toured extensively nationally and internationally –Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and Asia. They have represented Zimbabwe at international events such as Expo 1992 in Seville, Spain and the 1994 Commonwealth Games in Victoria, Canada.

 

 

Details

Date:
August 23
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
$18

Venue

The Park Theater
14 Park Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801 United States
+ Google Map