Wellness Wednesday: La Bomba Dance

  • Carl Fields Center 105 58 Prospect Avenue Princeton, NJ, 08540 United States

La Bomba, is a call and response musical expression and dance created in Puerto Rico by Afro-Latinx slaves and their ancestors on colonial sugar plantations along the coast of the island. It’s a unique style filled with deep cultural history. Yelimara Concepción Santos, a member of Afro-Inspira Bomba performance group, is a dance/movement therapist and performer that researches social, emotional, political, cultural and spiritual identities through song, dance, and music.