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February  27

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Casbah to Zanzibar: Diversity Through Dance
Saturday,  February  27 , 2 pm
Anacostia Community Museum
For reservations, call 202.633.4866.

A panel of 1950s-era dancers retrace the history of Latin-dance nightlife in Washington, D.C., from WUST Radio Music Hall to the Casbah—the U Street home of the mambo—to the Zanzibar on the Waterfront. After the discussion, enjoy dancing to the salsa music of the Verny Varela Project. Space is limited. For reservations, call 202.633.4866.

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