Wednesday, September 22, 2010
[Wadabo_updates] Celebration of Mali's 50 Years of Independence
Join the celebration of the 50th Independence Day for 17 African nations (including MALI) with a festival that features the music and dance of West Africa and the diaspora. Performers include Sidy Maiga, Issa Coulibaly, Moussa Traoré, Balla Kouyaté, Uhuru Afrika, Alima International, Kombo Performing Arts Company, Diery Diery, Michelle Cruz, New Works World Traditions, Jesus Anujar Y Los Rumbero and DJ Guyzo.
When: This Saturday from 8:00pm - 1:00am
Where: Rosinha's Restaurant
999 Main Street
Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
To purchase tickets, go to www.sidymaiga.com and click on events.
Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=145440465479001
Afrika Nyaga is made possible in part by a grant from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the Rhode Island General Assembly and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.