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Nairobi Cultural Festival, Apr. 19 2015 @ Nairobi National Museum

Cultural festival
Date: Sunday, April 19, 2015
Location: National Museums of Kenya (NMK), Nairobi
Time: From 10.00hrs to 18.00hrs

About
As part of the cultural program, the Embassy of Spain is pleased to invite you to a Country Fair (Feria de las Naciones) which will take place on Sunday 19th April 2015 from 10am to 6pm at the National Museums of Kenya (NMK), Nairobi.
During the Fair, different Embassies will showcase their cultural, culinary, artistic aspects, etc. The Embassy of Spain in collaboration with the Spanish Speaking Association (SSA) and the NGO “Más Por Ellos” will have a tent with the theme “April Fair” where you can taste typical Spanish food. There will also be children’s activities and the Spanish sevillana shows.

All proceeds will go to various humanitarian projects.

April 16, 2015 at 10:38 am Leave a comment

Out of Town: Easter Weekend Events at Forty Thieves, Apr. 3-5 2015 @ Forty Thieves – Diani Beach

Easter Beach Party
Easter Week End at Forty Thieves

Dates: April 3-5, 2015
Venue: Forty Thieves – Diani Beach

Date/ Event
Fri 3 – Disco//Shooters’ Bar//Sheeshas
Sat 4 – 10 Pm – Kuzi Easter Beach Party
Sun 5 – 11 Am – Underwater Easter Eggs Hunt
Sun 5 – 12pm – Cricket On The Beach
Sun 5 – 2 Pm – Fandango Easter Sunday
Cycling Competition // Squash Tournament

April 3, 2015 at 12:24 pm Leave a comment

The Nairobi Performance Series – March Edition, Mar. 27 2015 @ Goethe Institut

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Date: March 27, 2015
Venue: Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Time: 6 pm
Admission: free

About
The Nairobi Performance Series is a production platform that aims to support new productions and cross-disciplinary working methods. The series will be held four times a year, each edition showcasing new works. The series is a model about responding, innovating and creating new contexts for quality artistic dance production.

The Nairobi Performance Series provides an opportunity for the performers and creators to develop new ideas, pursue local and international collaborative projects and build on their collective skills and experience to find new working modes in an ever changing environment of technology. The series aims to bring together multiple dance artists and participants who work in diverse art forms or contexts.

The programme is curated by Kefa Oiro and Moturi Kebaya.

March 25, 2015 at 9:01 am Leave a comment

Dance Workshop: Afro-Salsa & Bachata w/ Marion Munga, Mar. 21 2015 @ the Italian Cultural Institute- Westlands

Afro-Salsa at IIC

About Marion Munga – http://marionmunga.tumblr.com/

March 14, 2015 at 2:12 pm Leave a comment

Afro Dance Workshops with Wangũi Kamonji, Every Thursday until May 14 2015 @ the Theatre Company

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About
Come learn African and Afro-diasporic (dances that have African influence found in other countries, such as Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, and Haiti) movement and rhythms every Thursday till May 14th 2015 at 6-7:30 pm at The Theatre Company of Kenya Studio on No. 2 (Pink gate) Shanzu Road, off Lower Kabete Road, Spring Valley, Westlands.

Charges kes 1,000 per class (or 800 if you sign up for 4). Wear comfortable clothing and carry water.
Rsvp: Wangũi Kamonji 0727 003 424 or fkamonji@wellesley.edu

March 10, 2015 at 5:40 pm Leave a comment

Kizomba Dance Workshop: The Art of Connection, Feb. 21 2015 @ Shani Active Gym – ABC Place

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Date: 21st February 2015
Venue: Shani Active gym, Third floor at ABC Place

Beginners Class 3:15 – 4.45 pm
Intermediate Class: 5;00- 6.30 pm

About
Kizomba is an African rhythmic dance, developed in Angola and is often referred to as the African Tango

Dancing kizomba is a unique experience – where leading and being led finds a new dimension. As a dance that gives you not only full pleasure but also the basic steps to other related rhythms, Kizomba is all about “connecting people”…

Early bird registration is Ksh 1000 paid in advance or Ksh 1500 at the door

To Make reservations, call Marion Munga on 0723325680

February 20, 2015 at 6:33 pm Leave a comment

Live At The Elephant feat. Kwame & Winyo, Jan. 30 2015 @ the Elephant [formerly Kifaru]

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Date: 30th January 2015
Venue: At The Elephant, Formerly Kifaru
Time: 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Tickets: Early Bird Tickets KES 800
Gate Charges: KES 1, 200
Contacts: 0721 946 710 | elephantlive2013@gmail.com

About
Live At The Elephant, is a monthly gig that happens every last Friday of the month. The gig is a melange of high octane live performances, amazing musicality and an outdoor ambience under the starry sky.

January 2015 edition features Kwame and Winyo, the event template is a juxtaposition of established vis a vis promising acts.

Performers: Winyo and Kwame

Bring your self, your awesome friends and your dancing shoes for a night of exhilarating fun that promises to satiate your dance-starved souls!

January 27, 2015 at 5:12 pm Leave a comment

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