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Sistah Ngoma

Natalie’s 7-Year Anniversary Celebration!

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Sistah Ngoma – Drum, Dance and Song, will present a special program to celebrate Natalie’s 7-Year Anniversary. This dynamic women’s multicultural drum, song and dance group, performs traditional Afro-Cuban and world beat rhythms, poetic verse, dance, and plain ‘ol pulsating female passion and energy. B. “Wahru” Cleveland, the founder, director and leader of Sistah Ngoma, started playing bongos at age 14 and is now considered an accomplished drummer on the Djembe’, ashiko, bongos, congas and dunun. She has presented workshops in Ohio, Oklahoma and Canada and has facilitated drum circles for the NWMF and other festivals for many years.

The Natalie’s 7-Year Anniversary Celebration will include festive, energetic shows, and those purchasing tickets will be given a complimentary “Natalie’s 7-Year Anniversary” handkerchief. Created by Alison Rose, the handkerchiefs can be waved during the shows as a tribute to the legendary New Orleans soul singer Irma Thomas, which is a tradition for her live shows.

Date: Friday, August 2, 2019

Time: 9:30 pm