Institute for Inclusion and Equity

Philly Field Trip to Wemilere: Parade of the Orishas

Performance by Kulu Mele African Drum and Dance Ensemble, Hosted by Taller Puertorriqueno, Inc. 

Join the Institute for Inclusion and Equity as we visit Taller Puertorriqueno, Inc. in Philadelphia! This incredible dance program celebrates the African Diaspora and Taller’s 23rd Annual Arturo A. Schomburg Symposium.

Please arrive no later than 2:15 pm to the Institute for Inclusion and Equity in Wismer Lower. 
Van will depart at 2:30 pm sharp.

Join the African American Museum in Philadelphia and Taller Puertoriqueno, Inc. for Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble’s Wemilere: Parade of the Orishas.  This incredible dance program and conversation is part of 2019’s PhilAesthetic: AAMP Celebrates the African Diaspora in Philly and Taller’s 23rd Annual Arturo A. Schomburg Symposium. Wemilere is a celebration of eight of the most revered orishas (deities) in Yoruba culture: Elegba, Ogun, Ochosi, Oshun, Yemaya, Shango, Oya, and Obatala. The event starts with 10 minutes of drumming by the Afro-Cuban Rhythms and will conclude with Q&A period. /Concierto gratis con el grupo de danza Africana Kulu Mele.

PhilAesthetic: AAMP Celebrates the African Diaspora in Philly and has been generously supported by PNC Arts Alive. 

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