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Ochan Pou Poto Mitan: Traditional Haitian Dance
Date Thursday October 17
Time 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location Details
Ochan Pou Poto Mitan: Traditional Haitian Dance

Thursday October 17 / 6:30pm / $15 Adults -$12 children / Theatre

Poto Mitan will honor and tell the stories of a singer, a journalist, a storyteller, and a drummer – four Haitian artists that shaped the way the world saw Haiti and Haiti saw itself. Choreographer and artistic director Djenane Saint-Juste will utilize traditional Haitian rhythms and dances and fuse them with contemporary movement to tell the stories of Lucienne Pierre, Jacques Roche, Mimi Bartelemy, and Frisner Augustin. This homage will present an image of Haiti that is not often depicted in the news: one of strength and beauty.
Event Type Concert/Show
Contact Namepedro
Email Addressevents [at] missionculturalcenter.org
Phone Number415 643 2796
Address2868 mission st. San Francisco CA 94110
Ochan Pou Poto Mitan: Traditional Haitian Dance

Thursday October 17 / 6:30pm / $15 Adults -$12 children / Theatre

Poto Mitan will honor and tell the stories of a singer, a journalist, a storyteller, and a drummer – four Haitian artists that shaped the way the world saw Haiti and Haiti saw itself. Choreographer and artistic director Djenane Saint-Juste will utilize traditional Haitian rhythms and dances and fuse them with contemporary movement to tell the stories of Lucienne Pierre, Jacques Roche, Mimi Bartelemy, and Frisner Augustin. This homage will present an image of Haiti that is not often depicted in the news: one of strength and beauty.
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