African Folklore and Fairytales

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Join Second Generation Dance Company as they explore the ancient myths of deepest Africa in their production of African Folklore and Fairytales. Visit with Anansi and the turtle, gaze upon the Flying Africans, find out what lessons tortoise taught eagle, find out why the cheetah's cheeks are stained. Also, the story of strong African women from ancient times to the present day reflected through dance, reminding us all that we can reach for the stars and succeed. From Queen Nzinga in her role as liberator of Angola to Harriet Tubman, this performance will inform and inspire! Produced by Young Audiences of Houston
Miller Outdoor Theatre, where performances are always free, has entertained and delighted several generations of Houstonians. Pack a picnic basket, a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the performance from the hill, or sit in the brand new seats under the canopy.  For information on maps, parking, etc., please consult the "Plan Your Visit" section of the Miller Outdoor Theatre Web site or call (281)373-3386. For more information on events like these, visit

Oct 13, 2009 to Oct 14, 2009
4:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Tuesday Time & Price:
11:00 a.m.

PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


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