BEST BETDATE: May 10 2013, 8:00 PM to May 19 2013, 2:30 PMCost:$35-$40.CATEGORY: Performing ArtsVENUE INFORMATION:Cleo Parker Robinson Dance119 Park Ave. WDenver, CO 80205
Rhythmic drums and cultural dancing intertwine for this African dance festival. Members of the world-renowned Cleo Parker Robinson Dance troupe naturally transition from crisp staccato movements to fluid steps creating a versatile yet cohesive performance set to a percussion beat. A fusion of traditional and contemporary African dance, this production features special guests Umkhathi Theater Works from Zimbabwe and Bandan Koro from Texas. Live music, dance workshops, and an African market displaying local works will take place during both performance weekends. Fri 7 p.m.; Sat 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m., Sun 1:30 p.m.