Congo SQ West Kinship Society Night of Tribute in Dance: Blanche Brown
A Night of Tribute in Dance: Blanche Brown, Guest of Honor
with honorees of distinction: Linda Faye Johnson, Marcus Gordon, Roger Dillahunty and next generation artist, Elizabeth Soberanes
Presented by Congo SQ West Kinship Society (duration 90 minutes)
An inaugural night of tribute in dance honoring Bay Area Arts Pioneers whose works represent historical cultural gateways. Now in its 10th year, Congo SQ West Kinship Society has partnered with San Francisco International Arts Festival to salute this year's Guest of Honor, Dance Pioneer Blanche Brown, and her legacy of Arts Ambassadorship, including a milestone Teaching career at age 79. A stellar cast of Dance and Drum luminaries will grace the stage trumpeting the trailblazing works of Marcus Gordon, Linda Faye Johnson, Roger Dillahunty and next generation, Elizabeth Soberanes. Commemorative highlights include Outstanding Service recognition, Ancestral remembrance and a rare Haitian Dance Reunion Performance.
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center (View)
2 Marina Boulevard (at Buchanan St.)
San Francisco, CA 94123