When it came to fighting the power and abolishing slavery, Harriet Tubman was a total pimpstress. How else to explain that her productive life, which ended nearly 100 years ago, is still being immortalized today in productions such as Sister Moses: The Story of Harriet Tubman? Local company Desert Dance Theatre tackles Tubmans tale of antislavery activism that included the famed Underground Railroad in a presentation that showcases Renee Davis as Tubman, African drumming, and traditional Negro spirituals.
Tue., Feb. 15, 9:45 & 11:15 a.m.; Wed., Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m., 2011
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