African acrobatics swing into Franklin

“African Acrobatics International Presents: Zuma Zuma” will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin.

Celebrate the richness of African cultures with this show that blends acrobatics, dance and music by incredibly disciplined performers. “America’s Got Talent” finalists in 2011, Zuma Zuma combines the mysticism and magic of the African continent with the excitement of a theatrical cirque performance. With live music and percussionists, the talented cast performs a nonstop, action-packed show.

Tickets are $17 and $22.

866.273.4615 or www.greatmountainmusic.com

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