American Dance Festival (ADF): Raphael Xavier's The XCOPE

( Sat., Oct. 16, 2021 )

Nasher Museum of Art, 2001 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27705-1003


Raphael Xavier’s ADF-commissioned version of The Xcope is a performance combining live music and electronic technology with hip-hop aesthetics that include Breaking, poetry, spoken word, and rap cadences with an improvisational and intuitive approach. The Xcope embodies the experiences of the practitioners in their respective fields to create narratives–capturing a moment in time shared by performers and audience. Performance includes NC artists.




  • Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 6:00 PM
  • Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 7:30 PM