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Performance: The Light Fantastical by Makeda Thomas 8:00 pm
Performance: The Light Fantastical by Makeda Thomas
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
Performance: The Light Fantastical by Makeda Thomas
Exhilarating modern dance performance that explores Caribbean culture The Museum is thrilled to host world-renowned Trinidadian dancer and choreographer, Makeda Thomas, on August 16. During this 40-minute performance in Fusco Grand Hall, Thomas and two dancers from her company will perform a captivating modern dance titled The Light Fantastical, a contemporary exploration of Caribbean culture through dance. This improvisational piece is imbued with metaphor for art and technology that comes out of Afrofuturist culture—or more appropriately, “Caribbean Futurisms.” It considers how Caribbean cultural forms navigate time and space, and innovate new histories, sciences, and aesthetics. As part of the performance,...
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