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Roosevelt Middle School of Arts
800 W Walnut St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53205
Milwaukee Public Theatre's Bembé Drum & Dance, in collaboration with Milwaukee's intergenerational guest artists, present Journey the Atlantic, celebrating the musical culture of West Africa and the Afro-Latino Diaspora connection.
Performances by Bembé drummers and dancers from Roosevelt Middle School and Bruce-Guadalupe Community Schools, Official Ko-Thi Dance Company 's Ton Ko Thi, Salsabrositas MKE, The Carlos Adames Group, and more.
Come to enjoy performances of West African Lamban, KuKu, Macru, Brazilian Samba, Cuban Rumba and Batá for the orishas, Puerto Rican Bomba, Colombian Puya/Bullerengue, and U.S. Hip Hop and Salsa.
This is an all star line up! Family Friendly and FREE!
Thank you our generous and visionary sponsors: MPS Partnership for the Arts & Humanities, Wisconsin Humanities Council, Turnaround Arts: Milwaukee, UW-Milwaukee's Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and Marquette University's Office of Community Engagement.