In her interactive performance, TAHIRA, shares the seven principles (Nguzo Saba) of Kwanzaa through storytelling and music. . Kwanzaa is an African American and pan-African holiday which celebrates family, community and culture.
The central cultural values of Kwanzaa: Unity, Self-Determination, Collective Work and Responsibility, Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity, and Faith are interwoven into a fun and engaging program that will have the audience spontaneously joining in. Kwanzaa created in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga, a professor of Africana Studies, is a seven-day cultural festival that is observed from December 26 and ends January 1. TAHIRA will share how the seven principles of Kwanzaa are upheld throughout the year and are central to community and culture in the African Diaspora.
In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)
Price & Info
Assembly Price: $800
Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1085
Travel Fee: $95 per day (virtual and on-demand programs are not charged for travel)
Audience Limit: 250
Program Length: 45 minutes
Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Visual & Performing Arts
2 mics with sound on adjustable height stands or one lavalier microphone. One chair and a six foot table.