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Step Afrika! says
The first professional company dedicated to stepping—a dance form that originated with African American sororities and fraternities—Step Afrika!! makes its #Seattle debut with "The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence".

This evening-length work integrates projections of the painter’s 60-panel masterpiece, "The Migration Series", with rhythmic footsteps, body percussion and spoken word to create a multi-media performance chronicling the early 20th century exodus of African Americans from the rural south. Meany Center co-commissioned the remounting and expansion of this important work to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Lawrence’s birth.

Single tickets on sale August 1.
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By: Meany Center for the Performing Arts