Fado Night with Joana Amendoeira
Ghawazi Worldwide – Dance show and wine tasting at Hotel Cardoso
As a transnational fusion dance artist, Donna Mejia distinctive aesthetic dialogs the secular dances of North Africa and the Arab World with American Hip Hop dance and sub-genres of electronic dance. Donna also teaches the Brazilian Silvestre Dance Technique and is a primary representative after twenty years of practice.
Donna received her Master of Fine Arts degree from Smith College on full fellowship, has been a guest artist in residence for eighteen colleges. In October of 2011 she was selected by the Fulbright Association to present the 2011 Selma Jeanne Cohen Endowed lecture for International Scholarship in Dance, notably for her paper “Digital Diasporas and Transnational Dance Communities: The Effects of the Internet on Identity Formation and Collective Cultural Memory.” She joined the University of Colorado at Boulder’s Theatre and Dance department in 2012 as the first Assistant Professor of tribal fusion dance globally.
She balances her time teaching and touring internationally to teach, lecture, and perform for private sponsors, festivals and community organizations.
Date and Time: Wednesday, October 3 2018 at 19h00
Entrance: 1300 MZN. Tickets available at Hotel Cardoso, Physical gym and café sol
Address: Hotel Cardoso, Av. Martires de Mueda no. 707, Maputo