By RJ McKay
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadanco presents “Global Artistry” April 15 through the 17 at the Perelman Theater.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Flash Flood Warnings Across Tri-State Area As Nor'easter Dumps 2 to 3 Inches On Region
Joan Myers-Brown, founder and artistic director, gives a preview.
“For Philadanco to do something new and exciting and since the world is global everything we do, even dance, I thought I’d bring in some artists from around the world to create work for Philadanco and surprise our people in Philadelphia that people around the world are all dancing.”READ MORE: Crashes, Wet Roads Plaguing Philadelphia Area On Tuesday Commute
Joan says of the choreographers, “I’m bringing Thang Dao, he’s from Vietnam, Francisco Gella, from the Phillipines and a choreographer from the island Jamaica, David Brown. But, of course, you know we have to keep somebody from the United States, so I have a young African-American from Omaha, Nebraska, Ray Mercer.
For more information, visit: Philadanco.org.
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