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.

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

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

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 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 ...