Images of NIA Dance Troupe and this year's honorees

Twist & Shout! An Evening of Dance, Spoken Word & Music

Presented by OrigiNation Cultural Arts Center
Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA 527 Tremont Street , Boston

OrigiNation is celebrating its 28th anniversary with performances by our Professional Dance Division and special guests NIA Dance Troupe alumni. We will also honor the following community leaders and trailblazers: Julia Mejia- Boston City Councilor, At-Large; Imari Paris Jeffries- Executive Director of King Boston; Sarita Allen– Former principal dancer of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Founding Member & Artistic Advisor, Complexions Contemporary Ballet; Courtney Cfrmtheb Boston- Co-Founder, Program Director, and General Manager of WWOC. The event will be hosted by Michael J. Bobbitt, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Cultural Council. *Please note that the $100 VIP ticket includes the VIP reception which starts at 6:30 pm.

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