Powerful! describes the magnificent experience of seeing the elephant women of GIWAYEN MATA on stage playing instruments once held sacred only for initiated priests. Continuing the rich tradition of African drumming and African dance, GIWAYEN MATA articulates traditional West African rhythms on djembe, sangban, kenkeni, dununba drums and sekere. To the delight of our audiences and the pleasure of our ancestors we perform a repertoire filled with original and inspired works. Enjoy all thisas you explore GIWAYEN MATA.
Back by Popular Demand, the ladies that ushered in DanceAfrica Atlanta 2013, now bring to you their breath taking tribute to women, in a way that no one else does. Witness “This Mother’s Daughter” with your family and friends. Make this a Mother’s Day gift to those you cherish and hold dear. Plan early. Get your tickets now. This show sells out fast.