CCT: Mikata

{Folklife & Traditional Arts Artist}


Mikata means "all of us" in the Ewe language of Ghana. The group invites you on a musical journey that will make your pulse quicken as you chant, clap, and dance to powerful rhythms from Ghana, Nigeria, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Haiti, and Brazil. Garbed in colorful costumes, Mikata performs on an array of authentic drums, bells, rattles, flutes, and xylophones. Performances include audience participation and cultural explanations.

Requirements: 20 x 15 space, microphone, and stand.

Audience: \All ages

Fees: Performances: $1,200 - $2,000. Residencies: Negotiable.

Contact Information:
Richard Hill
61 Foster Street, New Haven, CT 06511