Elmer Gibson's Ijapa and Mr. Igbin at NCMA

  • When: Saturday, October 16, 2021,  1:00 pm -  4:00 pm
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free

Adapted from the Yoruba tale “The Tortoise and the Wisdom of the World,” this performance features original music by Elmer Gibson performed by youth string quartet United Strings of Color. The story is narrated by voice-over actor Henry O. Lovett, and original artwork by students from Poe Elementary School in Raleigh accompany this innovative presentation. Children ages 4 through 11 are sure to enjoy the performance. A short lecture and Q and A on Yoruba culture follows.

  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Contact Phone: (919) 715-5923
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  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts, Free

Showings: 1:00 - 2:00pm and 3:00 - 4:00pm


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