An exclusive, family-friendly event: World-renowned The Spirit of Togetherness is in Houston for two days only this week!

Thursday, 11/8 at 8 pm
Friday, 11/9 at 2 pm and 8 pm
The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts

Coming to The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts this week…The Spirit of Togetherness is a two-hour explosion of song and dance performed for Kings, Presidents and members of the public in over 50 countries worldwide. Here’s a unique opportunity to learn about South Africa’s history and cultural traditions, the passion and energy of its people, including tribal dances that go back hundreds of years. The tour will feature a special tribute to Nelson Mandela, who would have turned 100 years old on July 18th earlier this year. Uniting a massive ensemble of dancers, singers, and performers from South Africa. The Africa Umoja USA Tour is presented by the International Arts Foundation of New Orleans 

Africa Umoja was created by Todd Twala and Thembi Nyandeni with their dream of helping underprivileged youth in South Africa and keeping their country’s traditions alive. The 5,000 Kids initiative is an invitation for schools, corporations, churches, community-based organizations, and humanitarians to help the International Arts Foundation introduce and educate young people about the historical influences of South Africa, the legacy of Nelson Mandela, and South Africa’s rich arts and culture. www.thehobbycenter.org

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