Posts filed under ‘Poetry’

Music and Poetry Performance: Love and Light, Apr. 2 2016 @ Pawa 254 Hub

Love and Light
Date: April 2, 2016
Venue: Pawa 254 Hub
Time: 5-8 pm
Tickets: Advance KES 500 and at the Gate KES 1000

March 31, 2016 at 6:56 pm Leave a comment

A Magical Day of Storytelling, Mar. 19 2016 @ Kwani? – Off Riverside Drive

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Date: 19th March 2016
Venue: Kwani? Offices (Off Riverside Drive, opposite DusitD2)
Time: 11am to 6pm and the show from 7pm
COSTS 500 / = (adults) and 250 / = (children) both for the day’s activity as well as for the show at night

About
On the occasion of the World Storytelling Day, the Embassy of Spain in Nairobi is pleased to invite you to A Magical Day of Storytelling Where Nairobi’s finest storytellers, writers and artists will be joining hands to celebrate and to create a magical day of stories.

The one-day Programme will include:
• Interactive performances by the city’s finest storytellers
• A reading nook Where writers and parents will share Their favorite such
• Both workshops for kids and adults on a wide range of topics, from illustrating, writing and poetry
• An art exhibition by a collective of women illustrators and graffiti artist
• A stories’ booth to record children’s own stories
• A charity auction
• Books stalls and much more

The event AIMS to recapture people’s minds With traditional African storytelling and to Encourage a culture of reading amongst the youth. It is Also a celebration of women, as This Year’s theme for World Storytelling Day is Strong Women.

In Addition to the event during the day in Which is open to all, there will be a show from 7pm onwards in Which some texts of the five books will be ACTED Chosen out.

March 10, 2016 at 12:16 pm Leave a comment

Open Mic Night Ft. Kantona, Mar. 1 2016 @ the Phoenix Players – Parliament Rd

Kwani March 2016
Date: March 1, 2016
Venue: the Phoenix Players – Parliament Rd
Time: 7-9.30 pm
Tickets: KES 300 at the Gate

February 25, 2016 at 6:03 pm Leave a comment

Poetry/Live Music: Dorphanage Experience, Feb. 25 2016 @ Goethe Institut

Dorphanage
Date: February 25, 2016
Venue: Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Time: 6.30 pm
Admission: 500/= Ksh

About
Spoken word poetry is a form of artistic expression that has evolved into a conduit for the dissemination of information and education while providing entertainment in the same breath.

What Dorphan as a spoken word poet has been able to create is a blend of free verse, flow, hip-hop, word-play and storytelling to explore historical, social, cultural, political and humanitarian issues while at the same time providing a light humorous touch that provides audiences an experience that is both thought provoking and entertaining.

Dorphanage Experience will feature poetry performances laced with live music.

February 23, 2016 at 12:11 pm Leave a comment

Poetry & Musical Performance: Sitting on a Tree, Feb. 12 2016 @ Goethe Institut Auditorium

Sitting on a Tree
Date: February 12, 2016
Venue: Goethe Institut Auditorium
Time: 6-8 pm
Tickets: KES 500

About
Sitting on a Tree is a poetry and musical performance written and performed by Checkmate Mido and Raya Wambui. The story revolves around the very different inner experiences and most intimate thoughts of two lovers as they provide an incisive exploration of relationships and what they take. Sitting on a Tree is a brave take on love.

February 8, 2016 at 1:21 pm Leave a comment

Kwani Open Mic Night, Feb. 2 2016 @ the Phoenix Players

Kwani Open Mic Feb 2016
Date: February 2, 2016
Venue: the Phoenix Players
Time: 7-9.30 pm
Tickets: KES 300 at the Gate and KES 200 Advance

January 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm Leave a comment

Fatumas Voice: Rebranding Kenya, Dec. 12 2015 @ Pawa 254 Hub

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Date: December 12, 2015
Venue: Pawa 254 Hub
Time: 5-10 pm
Tickets: KES 100

December 9, 2015 at 3:44 pm Leave a comment

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