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PB&J: Anansi and the Sky God by NBE

This classic West African folk tale is brought to colorful life by New Ballet Ensemble. A soundtrack of African drums and melodies accompanies a dramatic narrator who tells the story of Anansi’s quest to possess all the stories known in the world, though they are owned by the seemingly all-powerful Sky God. Throughout Anansi’s action-packed odyssey, each character has their own style of movement, from the Sky God’s traditional West African dance, to a ballerina Fairy, the Python’s modern dance, and a Hip Hop Hornet! Come ready to laugh!

Tickets are limited for this performance. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.

Sessions are held on scheduled Saturdays at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. (unless otherwise noted) in the GPAC Black Box Theater.

GPAC's celebrated music education program marks its 22nd season this year, introducing children ages 8 and under to a wide variety of musical instruments and styles.

Starting in February we will also be taking this performance to four elementary schools through our PB&J On Tour Program.

Sponsor: Drs. Dwight and Brooke Dishmon

Earlier Event: February 11
IRIS Orchestra Featuring Branford Marsalis
Later Event: February 17