“Rhythmic Atlantic” celebrates the influence of the African drum and instruments on new world music, and in particular jazz, Spirituals, Soul, rock and roll, R&B, Salsa, Reggae, Calypso and retention of African dance in New World, both religious and secular rituals, popular and contemporary dance. The program will feature world premier choreography by Miami natives Jamar Roberts (ALVIN AILEY), Gentry Isaiah George (ZEST COLLECTIVE), Melissa Fernandez (BALLET HISPANICO) and Justin Rapaport (BALLET BC) with world premieres by Peter London in collaboration with internationally renowned artist Joel Gresham’s phenomenal new art collection series.
December 29 & 30 at 7:30 pm; December 31 at 5 pm
Adrienne Arsht Center – Carnival Studio Theater
General Admission: $40; Seniors and students with ID $20
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
1300 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33132