Posts filed under ‘Poetry’

Poetry, Music & Contemporary Dance Performance: Peace and Love, Jan. 6 & 7 2017 @ the Tribe Hotel

Peace and Love
Dates: January 6 & 7, 2017
Venue: the Tribe Hotel, Nairobi
Tickets: KES 2,500 in December 2016 and KES 3,000 at the Door

About
This is a refreshing and enthralling theatrical collage of poetry, dance and music celebrating life consisting of poetry by Joan Sikand and music from the 70’s (think Beatles, Fifth Dimension and the likes).

The cast is led by Nick Ndeda, Angela Mwandanda and Laura Ekumbo.

With music by Serro, Lucas and Checkmate Mido and dance by Brigetta Ikwara.

December 28, 2016 at 12:37 pm 1 comment

The Poetry Circle: with Checkmate Mido, Nov. 30 2016 @ Brioche in Karen

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Date: November 30, 2016
Venue: Brioche in Karen
Time: 7.30 – 9.30 pm
Tickets: KES 300 at the Door and KES 200 Advance

About
The Brioche are kicking off ‘The Poetry Circle’ this Wednesday with Checkmate Mido @ Brioche in Karen. It will be a weekly open mic / poetry reading event happening from 7.30-9.30pm.

November 28, 2016 at 12:16 pm Leave a comment

Music and Poetry Performance: Boma La Bua, Oct. 15 2016 @ the August 7th Memorial Park

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Date: October 15, 2016
Venue: the August 7th Memorial Park
Time: 5-8 pm
Tickets: KES 500 at the Gate

October 3, 2016 at 3:40 pm Leave a comment

Poetry Night: What is Fair? Sept. 22 2016 @ Mageuzi Theatre – Pawa 254 Hub

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About
As a part of Equity Week, International Budget Partnership Kenya (IBPK) and Kwani Trust invite you to a poetry event about fairness, equity and governance this Thursday, 22nd September from7:00pm until 9:00pm at Mageuzi Theatre.

September 19, 2016 at 4:50 pm Leave a comment

Poetry Slam Africa, Sept. 11 2016 @ Alliance Française

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Date: September 11, 2016
Venue: Alliance Française
Time: 2-6 pm
Tickets: KES 800 at the Gate

About Poetry SLAM Africa
The 62nd edition of Poetry Slam Africa brings together a line-up of the finest fast-rising poets in the last preliminary round for a chance to participate in the grand Slam at the end of the year.

Come experience a great afternoon where spoken word poetry comes alive with a background of live band music.

September 9, 2016 at 11:13 am 1 comment

Performance: Hii Chapter – Face Off, Aug. 10 2016 @ Alliance Francaise

Performance poetry
Date: August 10, 2016
Venue: Alliance Francaise
Time: 6-9 pm
Tickets: KES 300

About
Wordsmiths tackle burning issues that lie at the heart of our Constitution. Join Team Mufasa and Team Teardrops as they face off with their distinctive brands of performance poetry.

And the ultimate winner is ………………………………
Find out on 10th August.

August 1, 2016 at 6:56 pm 1 comment

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

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