Urban Bush Women / Compagnie JANT-BI

Coming together for the first time, the Urban Bush Women and the mend of Compagnie JANT-BI collaborate on The Scales of Memory, exploring and celebrating threads of human experience. Founded by Kansas City native Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, UBW is an all-female dance company dedicated to exploring the use of cultural expression as a catalyst for social change. Based in Senegal, Compagnie JANT-BI is an all-male dance corps known for its powerful portrayals of suffering.

Wed., March 26, 7:30 p.m., 2008