Friday January 8 8 p.m. Hill Auditorium "Five gutsy women whose strength and precision as vocalists are surpassed only by their fortitude in setting controversial social commentary to music." (CD Review) Songs about Martin Luther King, Stephen Biko, women's rights, and South African apartheid sit right next to old gospel tunes and modern day love songs. Sign Language Interpreted.
URBAN BUSH WOMEN, Saturday January 16, 8 p.m. Sunday January 17, 3 p.m. Power Center Highlighting the African experience... this dynamic ensemble explores the growth, transformation, and survival of the human spirit through movement, live music, a cappella vocalizations, and the drama and with of the spoken word.
Free Community Sings: workshops led by the company. Learn about and join in the singing and vocalization of exciting African rhythms. Thursday, 1/14, 7 p.m. Northwest Activities Center, Detroit Friday, 1/15, 7 p.m. Michigan League Hussey Room. Monday, 1/18, 3 p.m. Michigan League Vandenberg Room
University Musical Society Burton Memorial Tower Ann Arbor, Ml 48109-1270 313-764-2538 or 763-TKTS