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Free Tickets Available for STEP AFRIKA! Performance Highlighting Montgomery College Humanities Days, Oct. 17
The Global Humanities Institute and the Paul Peck Humanities Institute at Montgomery College have organized three days of student work, poster sessions, moderated films, faculty presentations, writing workshops and a capstone performance to celebrate “Humanities Days.”
The performance is by renowned dance troupe, STEP AFRIKA!, Thursday, October 17 at the Cultural Arts Center on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, beginning at 7 p.m. in Theatre 1. Tickets are free, but reservation is required. To reserve free tickets, please register at http://mc_culturalarts.eventbrite.com/.
Blending percussive dance styles practiced by historically African American fraternities and sororities, African traditional dance and influences from a variety of other dance and art forms, STEP AFRIKA’s! electrifying performance has become a must-see in the DC metro area.
The Cultural Arts Center is located at 7995 Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring. Free parking is available on campus starting two hours before all events in unmarked spaces. If you have any questions, please call 240-567-5793.
The Cultural Arts Center’s mission is to improve cultural literacy and build bridges between the arts and varied academic disciplines for the campus and surrounding community. The Cultural Arts Center provides a comprehensive program which presents and examines traditional and contemporary indigenous, American, and international cultural expression. In order to achieve this goal, we incorporate a diverse array of events, including art exhibitions and theatrical, dance and musical performances that represent a wide range of cultures. To purchase tickets for some of the Cultural Arts Center’s other events, please visit www.montgomerycollege.edu/cac