Night of the Griots

Roots Festival

Night of the Griots: May 2014


Ebunjan Theatre Troupe entertain guests at the  Roots Home Coming Festival

With a fitting presentation on The “Cycle of Life in The Gambia”-Rituals and Ceremonies.


“The Initiation Ceremony”- friends and relatives rejoice at the successful completion of the Initiation Rites


The Suso brothers, excellent Kora and Balafon artists provide interval music.



 Kumba Am Ndey & Kumba Amul Ndey Young girls dance at a naming ceremony(Kumba Am Ndey and Kumba Amul Ndey)…….a play based on a traditional Gambian story by Janet Badjan- Young. (April 18, 2013) Old ...