CHICAGO (CBS) — The show must go on – even in a pandemic.
The Kuumba Kids dance troupe in Oak Park has put on a performance drawing hundreds of residents every Black History Month for the past 15 years.READ MORE: Suspect Shot, Wounded By Police On Lower Wacker Drive; 2 Others Taken Into Custody After Being Found In Vehicle Taken In Carjacking
Kuumba means creativity in Swahili – and this year, the troupe did indeed have to get creative.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Brief Warm Up Is On The Way, Snow Showers Return
Due to COVID, the show this year is being held virtually. The kids even did all their rehearsals on Zoom.
On Sunday, they got together for the first time in person and recorded the show. It will be live-streamed Friday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar