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Tembea Kenya Series: Serena Hotel’s Chama Special Package, Jun. 1 – Dec. 15 2014 for Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge

Chama Special
Group Road Trip Package to;

Serena Hotel Unit: Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge
Location from Nairobi: 256 KM North East [Approx. 4 Hours’ Drive from Nairobi]
Cost: KES 22,950

Contacts: Email – cro@serena.co.ke, Tel. 0732 123 333

Package Highlights*: 2 Nights Accommodation on Full night basis, Pick up from Nairobi Road Transfer to Kilaguni & back, 3 game viewing drives…

* Excludes Park entrance fees…

August 27, 2014 at 4:14 pm Leave a comment

‘Out of Town’: Kampala Art Biennial 2014 Guided Art Tour & Closing Event, Aug. 30 2014 in Kampala

Kampala Art B
Date: August 30, 2014
Venue: Various in Kampala

Find more info on their website

August 25, 2014 at 3:47 pm Leave a comment

The Koroga Festival feat. Papa Wemba and Dan Aceda, Aug. 24 2014 @ Arboretum Gardens

Kuroga Festival
Date: August 24, 2014
Venue: the Arboretum Gardens
Time: from 11 am
Tickets: KES 2000 at the Gate

Performances by: Papa Wemba – Congolese Rhumba Maestro and Dan Aceda – Kenya’s Crown Prince of Benga

August 19, 2014 at 1:24 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town: Rift Valley Festival, Aug. 29-31 2014 @ Fisherman’s Camp – Lake Naivasha

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August 16, 2014 at 3:50 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town/Launch: Musical Waves from the Kenyan Coast, Aug. 23 2014 @ Mama Ngina Drive – Mombasa

Album Launch on the occasion of the Mombasa International Cultural Festival – Vol. 6 of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music series highlights the musical diversity from the Kenyan Coast.

Date: August 23, 2014
Venue: Mama Ngina Drive, Mombasa
Time: 3 pm
Entry: Free

The album features a harmonious mix of original folk songs and traditional rhythms that are enriched with modern instrumentation, as well as contemporary songs that are the expression of a younger generation of artists. The compositions reflect a musical heritage that has been shaped by cross-cultural influences over many centuries.

This is the 6th Volume of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music project that continues to promote the living expressions of Kenyan communities by exploring musical traditions as a resource for innovation and creativity.

August 16, 2014 at 3:48 pm Leave a comment

The Inaugural Kampala Art Biennale: Progressive Africa Aug. 2-31 2014 @ Uganda Museum, Nommo Gallery & Makerere Art Gallery

Kampala Art Biannual
Dates: August 2-31, 2014
Venue: Uganda Museum, Nommo Gallery & Makerere Art Gallery

Thematic days via Arts 256

Thematic days via Arts 256

Find more info here

August 2, 2014 at 1:59 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town Theatre Performance: Picasso in Kenia, Aug. 2 2014 @ Klub Quest – Nanyuki

Picasso in Kenia
Date & Time: Saturday the 2nd of August at 4pm.
Venue: Klub Quest (next to Barclays Bank) in Nanyuki
Entry is by donation – give us what you think the show is worth!

Picasso in Kenia is an exciting and original collaboration between The Theatre Company of Kenya and the Dutch company, TiNaNiNaNi.

Originally written by their director, Ari Peterse, the performance examines the connections between the work and ideas of the most talked-about artist of the 20th Century, Pablo Picasso, and African art, using a combination of pathos, humour and music.

The piece has been explored and developed with the current TTC Training group, Dianna Kameta, Sunday Ndambia, Mvavu Eve-Onne, Eric Wanyama Wanyonyi and Martin Kigondu, along with Checkmate Mido , Sylviah Namusasi , Catherine Enane and Beryle Chebet. The TiNaNiNaNi members are Frans Siekman, Susan van Hulst, Fonge Frieling, Kamee Frieling and Jasper Valent.

Call 0722 554 372 for bookings and info.

August 2, 2014 at 1:44 pm Leave a comment

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