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Feature Length Attraction: Sajoo “the gathering”

"scintillating…  hypnotic…
Manding Jata defies the laws of gravity."

Barbados Advocate

“The audience is bathed
in the complex beauty of Manding culture.”


Georgia Straight, Vancouver

“distinctive. . .  powerful and intimate
Manding Jata performs with gusto.”

New York Times

“A Heart Pounding performance.
The [2000 seat] Rivercenter was filled… ”

Ledger Enquirer, Columbus, Georgia

Sajoo “The Gathering” Video


“Manding Jata is recognized internationally as an outstanding performer in the African/World field.”
Thomas Lee, President AFM Int’l, NYC


“The media have used up all the superlatives to describe your shows.  I can only say it was a pleasure . . .”
Sheron Trotman, Manager Barbados Dance Assn.
African Renaissance Festival of Dance

“This was definitely the best performance
and the best attended event in eight years of programming.”

Sandy Wilgenbusch, Special Events Programmer Divine Word College,   Epworth, Iowa


“Manding Jata was a great show !"
Sylvia Hunt, Manager Caldwell Fine Arts, College of Idaho

“I couldn’t have asked for a better performance. Manding Jata delivered exactly what they advertise. I would highly recommend Manding Jata.”
Richard Akins, Director Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn College