Weekly Entertainment Guide - UniverSoul (News Works)

November 2, 2016

By Robin Bloom


"Step Afrika! The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence" at Annenberg Center

Catch the Philadelphia premiere of Step Afrika! The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence, November 3-5, at Annenberg Center, with a high energy, percussive, rhythmic dance style that combines African and modern dance traditions. The full-length work, The Migration, is based on Jacob Lawrence's iconic painting series that charts the story of African-Americans moving from the south to the north in the early 1900s, Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia. Photo by Meredith Hanafi