Ballet Gala in Aid of the Children’s Art Programme in Kibera, Jul. 20 2019 @ Alliance Française

July 18, 2019 at 11:27 am Leave a comment

Date: July 20, 2019
Venue: Alliance Française
Time: 6 pm
Entry: Adults KES 1,500/- and Children KES 500/-

Professional ballet dancers from Europe and Canada return to Nairobi in support of the new Arts Centre being built in Kibera for the community based organization, Anno’s One Fine Day. This centre is the initiative of the two European charities, Anno’s Africa and One Fine Day, and provides arts workshops to hundreds of children from disadvantaged communities.

The dancers, led by Nick Jones and Julia Bergua from Les Grands Ballets Canadiens of Montreal, include Alexander Jones (The Zurich Ballet), Ji-Min Hong (Royal Danish ballet), Oliver Jones (Staatsballet Oldenburg) and James Lyttle and Diana Leon from the Montreal company. They will perform pieces from some of the world’s favourite ballets. There will also be music and dance performances by the Kibera Arts Centre children.

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