Ethiopian dance theatre troupe to perform, Sept. 24
Posted September 20, 2002; 06:42 p.m.
Eskesta, an Ethiopian dance theatre troupe, will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Frist 301. The event is free and open to the public.
The troupe consists of 10 dancers of Ethiopian origin who are studying at the University of Haifa, Israel. Eskesta was founded in 1995 partly with the intention of preserving the authentic prayers of today's Ethiopian Jewish community. The troupe has performed throughout Israel and Europe. The event is sponsored by the Program in Jewish Studies.
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