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Project African Experience @ Wonder Inn (Organic Cafe), Manchester

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The Wonder Inn

29 Shudehill

Manchester

M4 2AF

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Feel the beats, feel the vibes feel the rhythm at our all singing all dancing African Experience day!

You'll have the opportunity to take part in celebrating diversity of African, Mancunian and World cultures with authentic dance and drumming workshops, live artists’ performances, vibrant DJs, African food, fully licensed bar + surprises from the African Experience team.

The Venue: The Wonder Inn (Organic Cafe), 29 Shudehill, Manchester, M4 2AF.

Date: Saturday 21st October 2017 - Sunday 22nd October 2017
Doors open: 11am on Saturday 21st October 2017
Doors close: 12:30am on Sunday 22nd October 2017

Project African Experience artists:

DJs: Jan Michaela and San Sonido

African Kora workshop and evening Gala: Suntou Susso

Brazilian dance workshop and evening Gala: Bridget Withycombe-Wharton assisted by Rome Mosabbir, drumming

African drumming workshop and evening Gala: Malo Sonko

African dance workshop and evening Gala: Sens Sagna and Jokeh Sillah

Music band live performance part_1 and part_2: Sens Sagna and the Kajamor Family

Morning and afternoon programme:

11:00am Doors open

11:30 - 1pm 1st Workshop
African Kora workshop

1:00 - 1:30 music, food, bar and social

1:30 - 3:00 2nd Workshop
Brazilian dance workshop

3:00 - 3:30 music, food, bar and social

3:30 - 5:00 3rd Workshop
African drumming workshop

5:00 - 5:30 music, food, bar and social

5:30 - 7:00 4th Workshop
African dance workshop

7:00 - 7:30 music, food, bar and social

Evening programme:

Evening program starts at 7:30pm with Gala Performances showcasing the participants new skills from the dance and drumming workshops!

7:30 - 8:00 Brazilian dance Gala

8:00 - 8:30African drumming Gala

8:30 - 9:00 African dance Gala

9:00 - 9:30 African Kora performance

9:30-10:00 "Sens Sagna and the Kajamor Family" music band life performance part_1

10:00 - 10:30 DJs, food, bar and social

10:30 - 11:00 "Sens Sagna and the Kajamor Family" music band life performance part_2

11-12:30 DJs, food, bar and social

12:30
Doors closed

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African Kora workshop by Suntou Susso

African Kora Suntou Susso

Suntou Susso is a talented African Kora player and music teacher from The Gambia, West Africa. He comes from the family where they have been playing Kora for over 800 years.

For the last 4 years Suntou has been performing and teaching Kora at musical projects throughout the UK. He has appeared on shows including BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, folk show live sessions and ITV This Morning Show.


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