Abeni’s African Dance Spectacle Returns to Black Box at S.P.A.C.E.


Abeni Cultural Arts
Abeni Cultural Arts

In conjunction with the 22nd annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs will be hosting three free dance performances by Abeni Cultural Arts on Feb. 25, 26 & 27 at the Black Box at S.P.A.C.E., located at 9 W. Henry St.

The Savannah-based cultural dance group will be presenting encore performances of their production entitled, Visions: An Odyssey in Black Dance. The show presents a journey through history with African, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz and Hip- Hop dance.

Abeni Cultural Arts was founded in 2006 by Darowe McMillon, who is the group’s manager, Muriel Miller who is the Artistic Director and Stephanie Sykes-Davis. Their intention is to create engaging cultural programs in the areas of dance, drama, music, visual arts and voice. The performances are free and open to the public with limited seating. Doors will open at 6 p.m. on Friday & Saturday for the performance at 7 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Sunday for the performance at 3 p.m. Seating will be ticketed on a first-come, firstserved basis. S.P.A.C.E. is located at 9 W. Henry St. Free off-street parking is available. For information, contact 912-651-6783 or visit www.savannahga.gov/arts .


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