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Sierra Leone Wants to Keep Traditional Theater Alive

A well-known theater director in Sierra Leone is inspiring people to be proud of their culture through traditional theater. He’s tired of Sierra Leoneons leaving for greener pastures and the negative images often shown of his country. It’s challenging, as interest in traditional theater has decreased but he’s determined to keep it alive. Women from a local church group in Freetown sing a traditional song in the Mende language. They are rehearsing for an upcoming performance to celebrate...

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