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Eliot Schoolyard Summer Concerts: BOBMAntillana
A summer concert featuring BOMBAntillana.
September 24: BOMBAntillana (Bomba)
Get up and dance! Through call-and-response songs and movements, BOMBAntillana engages all ages as active participants in a live Bomba experience. Born over 400 years ago in Boriken (the island known as Puerto Rico), originated on sugar cane plantations, and kept alive through oral tradition and secret gatherings, Bomba, like many AfroIndigenous art forms, continues to be a powerful means of creative expression, healing, resistance, community building, and ... view more »