FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 - OPENING CONCERT
AT MOBERLY ARTS CENTRE - 7646 PRINCE ALBERT ST.
Community, Dance, Music Food & Stories from West to Southern Africa
Doors at 7 pm
7:30 pm – First Nations Blessing
7:45 pm – Dinner (Cameroonian specialties)
8 pm – Storytelling by Jean Pierre Makosso
9 pm - Adama Bilorou solo!
9 :45pm – Trio Africa!!!
Fundraising dinner: $50 advance / $60 at the door
Show only: $30 advance / $35 at the door
Teens 12 to 17: $10 at the door
FREE for kids under 12
Come enjoy a Cameroonian dinner in an intimate atmosphere.
Yes, it’s suitable for VEGANS/VEGETARIANS as only the chicken dish is non vegetarian.
Cooked with traditional spices from Cameroon!
* Red beans the Cameroonian way (a crowd favourite!)
* Spinach Ndolè – with peanut sauce
* Chicken in the oven – the Cameroonian way
* Makalas – yummy and addictive African donuts
* Fufu – it’s like a thick porridge, a staple food in most African countries
* Dessert: Tropical fruit salad
* Drinks: yummy homemade healthy ginger juice, natural juices & tea
Check out how to make your own ginger juice at home here !
THEN WE MOVE TO THE RUSSIAN HALL FOR THE REST OF THE WEEKEND!!!
600 Campbell avenue
***AFRICAN PLAY DAY ***
SEPT 28 | DAYTIME ACTIVITIES ~ FREE!!!
10 am to 5 pm: Enjoy traditional African games all day long!
With African rhythms performances and dance workshops for kids and parents.
All ages welcome to PLAY!!!
11 am – Kids and parents dance with Nadia Karmas
12:30 pm – Musical crafts with Kurai Mubaiwa
1:30 pm – Kids games with Kurai Mubaiwa
2:30 pm - Traditional games and stories with Jean Pierre Makosso
4 pm – Learn to make an African doll
With African dance performances by children!
***DRUM & DANCE WORKSHOPS***
SEPT 29 | DAYTIME ACTIVITIES ~ $5 each or $20 day pass
Enjoy drum and dance workshops by professional artists from Africa
10 am - Drum workshop #1
11:15 am - Drum workshop #2
12:30 pm - Drum workshop #3
1:45 pm - Dances from Rwanda with Angelique (Indangamirwa dance troupe)
3 pm - Dances from West Africa
4:15 pm - Dances from Southern Africa
All ages welcome but most suitable for adults - FREE for kids.
Join us for a FREE day of activities for the entire family. Please reserve your free spot here for Sept 28, your drum & dance workshops for Sept 29, and your ticket to the Friday night dinner and concert!