• Short Summary

    THE WEST AMERICAN MUSICAL "DJOLIBA" OPENS IN LONDON'S SAVILLE THEATRE TODAY (MONDAY), WITH MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL AFRICAN COMPANY OF GUINEA TAKING PART.

  • Description

    THE WEST AMERICAN MUSICAL "DJOLIBA" OPENS IN LONDON'S SAVILLE THEATRE TODAY (MONDAY), WITH MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL AFRICAN COMPANY OF GUINEA TAKING PART.

    THE 60 MEN AND WOMEN MEMBERS OF THE COMPANY WILL BE PERFORMING IN LONDON FOR A LIMITED SEASON. THEIR DANCES ARE BASED ON THE AFRICAN RITES, THE WOMEN PERFORMING BARE TO THE WAIST.

    "DJOLIBA" IS THE FIRST LENGTH AFRICAN MUSICAL EVER PUT ON IN LONDON. IT TELLS THE STORY OF THE RIVER NIGER AND AN OLD LEGEND ABOUT THE EVIL SPIRITS OF THE WATERS WHO DEMANDED AN ANNUAL SACRIFICE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL VIRGIN IN THE VILLAGE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA96H8ZCG614Y2JBH8YQHF3DITY
    Media URN:
    VLVA96H8ZCG614Y2JBH8YQHF3DITY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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