For three decades, Urban Bush Women’s powerful moves have shaken theaters and inspired communities celebrating the culture of the African diaspora.

As part of a five-month residency project with FirstWorks, Urban Bush Women will return to Providence for two jam-packed weeks of dance workshops and talks leading up to their Artistic Icons Series performance of Walking with ‘Trane on Feb. 27, 2016.We joined FirstWorks Artistic Director Kathleen Pletcher & Urban Bush Women Founding Director Jawole Willa Jo Zoller for a sneak peak of these performances.