Sankofa African Dance & Drum Ensemble Feature on News 8 WROC

Sankofa drum ensemble
The Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble was featured at Highland Hospital’s Highland Fest at 7 pm on News 8 WROC and streamed live on on March 11.

Housed in the Department of Dance at SUNY Brockport, the Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble is a vibrant student touring group that enthusiastically shares traditional and contemporary African dance and music with audiences worldwide. In this pandemic time, the ensemble has been offering virtual performances, master classes, and lecture-demonstrations.

Tune in to News 8 WROC at 7 pm tonight to view the company’s latest work led by artistic director, Jenise Akilah Anthony and musical director, Mohammed Diaby.

Event Details:

What: Highland Fest

Where: News 8 WROC or live at

When: TONIGHT, Thursday, March 11 from 7 8 pm

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Posted: March 10, 2021