Joseph Dixon presents History & Songs of the Mardi Gras India

Presented by Cypress Creek FACE at Mangum-Howell Center, Houston TX

Apr 11 2020
Joseph Dixon presents History & Songs of the Mardi Gras India

Free Event!!

This interactive musical performance introduces children to the history of the Mardi Gras Indian tribes of New Orleans. Musician Joseph Dixon engages audience members in sing-alongs and chants of traditional call and response patterns and phrases that are still significant in contemporary music. They learn of the duties of the Big Chief, Flag Boy and Spy Boy and the roles they play during their walk on Mardi Gras day and Saint Joseph’s Night while also experiencing opportunities to accompany the artist with music making while singing traditional songs, such as “Indian Red” and “Iko

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ADMISSION INFO

This is a free event but you do need a ticket to enter. Please reserve your ticket at www.cypresscreekface.org. If you need more than 4 tickets please call 281-440-4850.

Contact: 281-440-4850

Email: boxoffice@cypresscreekface.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 11, 2020 at 11:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Mangum-Howell Center

2500 Frick Rd., Houston, TX 77038

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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