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Quad City Arts Presents: Amirah Sackett
February 10 @ 7:00 pm
Pre-purchase tickets (recommended): $20/person bit.ly/3sZNF6jMore info at www.quadcityarts.com/concertsEnjoy a unique opportunity to see a full-length performance by featured artists from our Visiting Artist Series, followed by curated conversation and a meet and greet with the artist. Hear about their experiences with students in schools, their background, technique, collaboration, and more! A cash bar will be available.An internationally recognized hip-hop dancer, choreographer, and teacher, Amirah Sackett explores and embodies her Muslim American identity through combining hip-hop movement and Islamic themes. She is widely known for her creation of the choreography and performance group known as, â€œWeâ€™re Muslim, Donâ€™t Panicâ€, which reached viral video fame after being featured on POPSUGAR Celebrity, The Huffington Post, AJ+, and Upworthy. Sackett was honored to be a TEDx speaker, guest lecturer at Harvard University, and a cultural diplomat with the U.S. State Department in Bangladesh and Malaysia. See less