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16Nov
What Had Happened Was…,An Afro-Urban Musical [Bakanal de Afrique]
8:00 PM - 11:59 PM Dance Mission Theatre
Date: November 16, 2018 to November 16, 2018
Where: Dance Mission Theatre, 3316 24th Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94110
Phone: N/A
Event Type: Arts & Theater
Ticket Price: N/A
Afro Urban Society x Bakanal de Afrique in association with Dance Mission Theater, presentsWhat Had Happened Was…,An Afro-Urban MusicalNovember 10 7PM The Flight Deck, OaklandNovember 16 & 17, 8PM, Dance Mission Theater, SFCreated by Nkeiruka Oruche | Directed by Tossie Long Get all wrapped up in a hot blooded performance of dance, storytelling, video, afrobeats, soca, hip-hop, blues, dancehall, rumba, soukous, and electrifying visuals! A trail of personal stories will guide as we swivel along a timeline of Afro Urban culture from its birthplace on the cities of Africa, to the beats on the streets of Black America and the world. Ain't no mountain high enough as we raise the roof and raise the questions "Where did we come from?" "Where are we going?" When will we arrive?!"   This event is presented as part of the Afro Urban Society's 2018 Bakanal de Afrique, Afro Urban Festival www.bakanaldeafrique.com WA'GWAN? BDA 2018 EVENTS 11/2 | 5-10PM | How We Remember | Studio Grand, Oakland1st Friday Art Exhibit & Mixer featuring new work by Chukwunonso Ofili & Lastarla Co-presented by Studio Grand 11/10 | 7-10PM | "What Had Happened Was…", An Afro Urban Musical | The Flight Deck, OaklandA hot-blooded piece of dance, storytelling, video, afrobeats, soca, hip-hop, blues, dancehall, rumba, soukous, and electrifying visuals! Created by Nkeiruka Oruche. Directed by Tossie Long 11/11 | 12-2PM Afrobeats Mega | Dance Mission, SFAfrobeats Dance workshop with LydRock & Philip AgyapongCopresented by Dance Mission Theater 11/16 | 5-9PM | Bakanal at the OMCA | Oakland Museum of CAFeaturing Baba Ken Okulolo & West African Highlife Band, Arnaud Loubayi, DJ Young Fyah and DJ LeydisCo-Presented by the Oakland Museum of CA 11/16 & 11/17 | 8-11PM | "What Had Happened Was…", An Afro Urban Musical | Dance Mission, SFA trail of personal stories will guide as we swivel along a timeline of Afro Urban culture from its birthplace on the cities of Africa, to the be