ASHLAND A dance and drum show will be at the Paramount Arts Center this week.
“Bichini Bia Congo: Authentic Congolese Dance and Drum” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Bichini Bia Congo is an authentic Congolese dance company founded by Artistic Director Jean-Claude Biza.
Performers introduce their audiences to Congolese tradition and culture through music, song and dance to promote African cultural awareness.
A Master Class will be offered on the day of the show from 4:30 to 6 p.m. where participants can learn traditional Congolese dance in a more intimate setting.
Cost is $25 and includes a ticket to the performance at 7:30. Those interested can contact Melanie Cornelison-Jannotta at (606) 324-0007 or through email at Education@ParamountArtsCenter.com
Tickets are available by calling the PAC box office (606) 324-0007; by emailing ParamountArtsCenter.com; or by visiting the box office.