Sunjata Kamalenya: The Story of the True Lion King of Africa

Written and Directed by Christopher Parks
Dramaturgy by Erica Nagel
Historical consultant David Conrad
Choreography by Dyane Harvey
Musical composition by Balla Kouyaté

Sing, dance and join the journey of one boy’s quest to lead his people.

Mar 3-4, 2023 | McColl Family Theatre
1 Act, approx. 70 minutes | For ages 5+

When a wandering hunter comes to the village of Farrakoro with a wild prediction, questions are raised. How could a crippled boy and his outcast mother save their nation from an evil warlord? Celebrate the greatest hero of West African culture in this interactive production that takes place in a magical world filled with sorcery and enchantment.
Themes: Culture, overcoming odds
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