BREAKING BORDERS #3! Saturday June 18th. Launch of Refugee Week in Nottingham 2011!
In conjunction with Hyson Green Youth Club and New Art Exchange.
Come down for a spectacular evening of live music, dance, poetry, visual arts, information, international cuisine…and fun!
We will have an afternoon of FREE dance, music and arts workshops:
First at… New Art Exchange 2pm – 5pm including… Capoeira Brazilian Dance African Dance Drumming Scrap art
Then at… Hyson Green Youth Club 5.30pm – 7.30pm – Kurdish Dance African Storytelling Multi-cultural music
Then an evening of live performance…
BREAKING BORDERS 2011 8pm – 1am
OGGA KATTALOG AND THE GENTLEMEN BANA – Afro-funk to get you dancing…
AISTAGUCA – Balkan Gypsy Wedding band
NGOMA – Zimbabwean sounds, Afro-pop fusion…
UNIQUE WORLD – International music collective feat. Sami Haque
LOUIS CYPHER – First Blood fam.
LOST PROPERTY – Local hip-hop collective
PETRICA BISTRAN – Acoustic Romanian sounds
BLACK FEATHER – Acoustic improvisations
Also live poetry from:
Takunda Chaurura Chingombe
Traditional Mongolian Dance – Gantuya and Khaliun
Also a range of international fresh cooked food will be on sale
There will also be art displays by local / international artists, information stalls, open mic, bar and other exciting things…
Suggested donation: £2 (unwaged) / £3 (low-waged / students) / £5 (waged)
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE TO REFUGEES AND ASYLUM-SEEKERS