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2 stars
The Herbst Theater is a small theater and ANY seat on the floor level is GOOD.
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Take Bart to Civic Center.. it's just a short 6-8 block walk.
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Soweto Gospel Choir: "African Grace"
7 ratings
4.9 average rating
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hula buddah
25 events
17 reviews
26 stars
attended Apr 05 2012

Great Show. The Gospel Choir was very high energy
and enthusiastic in their singing and dancing.
Costumes were colorful and and help to keep the
audience riveted to the overall performance on the
stage.Very good audience connection. Great...continued

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plena2u
26 events
13 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 05 2012

Excellent! A Wonderful Boost to Spirit and Body!!! Thank-You!

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5 events
1 review
16 stars
attended Apr 05 2012

The audience included many members of other gospel choirs which made the singalongs FUN.

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Description

Formed in November 2002, by Andrew Kay, David Vigo and the late Clifford Hocking in association with Executive Producer/Director Beverly Bryer and Musical Director the late David Mulovhedzi, Soweto Gospel Choir won instant plaudits internationally including winning the 2003 Helpmann Award, Australia’s prestigious Performing Arts Award for Best Contemporary Music Concert. Its first CD, Voices From Heaven, also garnered rave reviews, reaching the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s World Music Chart, within three weeks of its US release, debuting at No. 3. Its second CD, Blessed, won its first Grammy Award for Best Traditional World Music. Since then, the Choir has released Live at the Nelson Mandela Theatre (2008) (Grammy Award Nomination), its second Grammy award-winning CD, African Spirit (2008) and Grammy Award Nominated African Grace (2010).