Rejoice Dance Film Premiere Event

Who We Carry (virtual event)

Available in 14d 10h 26m 47s
Available October 11, 2021 2:30 AM UTC
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Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater’s newest dance film, Who We Carry, is a three part journey of ancestral roots in the Ring Shout traditions of the Gullah Geechee, Yoruba Orishas in the African Diaspora, and lands in the Pacific Northwest. Who We Carry transforms grief and loss during the COVID pandemic into an opportunity to reclaim our power.  With labor, gratitude, love and power we become our intimate visions for the future. Co-produced by Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater and Portland Playhouse, and an Elijah Hasan Film

  • Year
    2021
  • Runtime
    19 minutes
  • Country
    United States
  • Premiere
    2021
  • Director
    Elijah Hasan
  • Cast
    Oluyinka Akinjiola (and Dami Allen Slizewski), Malik Delgado, Bethany Harvey (and Baby Harvey), Michael Galen, Jamie Minkus and Decimus Yarbrough Vocalists: Shalanda Sims and Habiba Addo
  • Composer
    Michael Galen