Repeating Islands


The African/Caribbean dance troupe Ballet Creole will perform at Orillia’s* Opera House on February 20, 2013, at 7:00pm in Orillia, (Ontario) Canada. Entitled “Tounkande” the project “brings together song, dance and the rhythms of Guinea, West Africa and celebrates the rich cultural heritage of the Malinke people.” The troupe interprets traditional and modern pieces representing their African and Caribbean roots.

Tickets are on sale for $30 adults and $20 for students and children at the box office. Or call 705-326-8011. Teachers interested in booking their class for a performance on February 21 at 10:30 am (tickets would be $7.50 per person for classes) can email

[*Orillia is an oasis, located between Lakes Simcoe and Couchiching, a short 90-minute drive north of Toronto, Canada.]

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