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Wofabe African Dance and Drum Festival
Umoja Dance Company (www.umojadance.com)
Past Appearances, Press and Media 

UMOJA has appeared at the following New York venues: Aaron Davis Hall, Dance Theater Workshop FRESHTRACKS, Joyce Soho, Mulberry Street Theatre, St. Mark's Church-Danspace, P.S. 122, The Field, NBC Today, The Ubu Repertory Theatre, SUNY Purchase, and Free Range Arts.

The Company has also appeared at The New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Terpsichore Sand, Duke University, Newark Symphony Hall, Mary Burch Theatre, Montclair High School, The Vivian Gaunt Scholarship Fund Dinner, Union County College, Riker Hill Art Park, Montclair Women's Club, Luna Stage Company, Rutgers University, The Baird Community Center, Merck & Co, Ethicon Corporation, The 100 Black Men New Years' Eve Celebration, Newark EMA HIV Health Services Planning Council Convention, The Montclair Arts Awards Ceremony, Montclair State University's African-American Family Festival, The Links, Inc. Conference for Youths and the Montclair African-American Heritage Day Parade. Umoja also presents annual concerts at Montclair State University.

VIDEO
CCPTV.ORG highlights 2008 Wofabe African Dance Fest featuring an interview with Karen Love
CCPTV.ORG highlights 2008 Wofabe African Dance Fest featuring an interview with Karen Love

PRESS QUOTES

The Star Ledger
"Her movement is very post-modern rambunctious" -- Gus Solomon, Jr.

"It's very slippery, full of momentum and full of strange impulses that slide the body around" -- Gus Solomon, Jr.

Village Voice
"Promising dancemaker" -- Eva Yaa Asantewaa

"Quintet Grace moves like a fierce, rapid unfolding of gold-lit flowers, haunted by African dance" -- Eva Yaa Asantewaa

Vineyard Gazette
"She is full bodied and passionate in her dancing" -- Constance Valis Hill

The Villager
"Love blended the spins, leaps and unison, dancing into a work with a good pace and pleasing patterns" -- Doris Diether

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