Aguibou Bougobali Sanou

Sunday, May 19 2019, 4:10 PM - 6:00 PM, CAPA Design Lab I
Sunday, May 19 2019 4:10 PM Sunday, May 19 2019 6:00 PM America/New_York Aguibou Bougobali Sanou OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Open Community Presentation. CAPA Design Lab I Bennington College

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Aguibou Bougobali Sanou (known as ‘Bougobali’) is currently a Fulbright Scholar and visiting faculty member at Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury, CT. Dancer, choreographer, teacher, and Director of the In-Out Dance Festival in Burkina Faso, his work is a mix of West African Mandingo traditional dances, Brazilian capoeira, and theater expressions drawn from his work with influential European stage directors. His training in sacred and profane African traditional dance in his native country combines with other forms of expression to create a unique theatrical statement.