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Faces Mears Park was a wonderful choice for dinner before the Ordway!
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We went to the iconic Mickeys Diner after the show, always busy, great food with mediocre service!
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16 ratings
4.2 average rating
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90 events
40 reviews
33 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

This event was not what I expected at all. This was my own misunderstanding, no one's fault but my own. I expected an African experience with Africans, not less than 5% black people on stage.

Hannibal Lokumbe was AMAZING!! He's such a free...continued

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30 events
18 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

Wow....totally wonderful

and the beat goes on!!

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24 events
11 reviews
33 stars
attended Feb 19 2012

This was just not my overall favorite performance. Having said that..there were exceptional moments from the choral ensemble that would rate as the best I have ever heard. The Zulu piece was also exceptional.

The 2nd act with the so-called...continued

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Website

http://www.vocalessence.org/witness2012

Description

Tonia Hughes, soloist Ramsey School, Performing Arts Magnet Children’s Choir Jazz Quartet featuring Hannibal Lokumbe, trumpet Macalester College Percussion Ensemble, Sowah Mensah, director VocalEssence Chorus Philip Brunelle, conductor

About the Ticket Supplier: VocalEssence

VocalEssence champions choral music of all genres, celebrating the vocal experience through innovative concerts, commissions, and community engagement programs.