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Jun
25
Wed
Lokkhi Terra + Romesh Gunesekera @ Festival Club – Kobi Nazrul Centre @ Kobi Nazrul Centre
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lokkhi Terra + Romesh Gunesekera @ Festival Club - Kobi Nazrul Centre @ Kobi Nazrul Centre | London | United Kingdom

Step off Brick Lane into the Kobi Nazrul Centre for the World City Music Village Festival Club.

This event features a reading by award-winning author Romesh Gunesekera from his latest work set in Sri Lanka, ‘Noontide Toll’. Infectious, genre-defying Bengali-Cuban rhythms come courtesy of rising stars in world sounds, Lokkhi Terra, recently nominated for the Orange Foundation “Coup de Coeur” prize for vocal performance.

A perfect way to unwind on a summer evening!

The event is free of charge. Light refreshments and soft drinks will be available, also free of charge.

LOKKHI TERRA: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WaTI4Gk4kh0

ROMESH GUNESEKERA: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03xd98k

 

Mar
29
Sun
The African Market at The Rich Mix @ Rich Mix
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The African Market at The Rich Mix @ Rich Mix | London | United Kingdom

THE AFRICAN MARKET

A unique Design & Crafts Market showcasing the talents from Africa and inspired by African cultures.

The African Market showcases original & ethical fashion, accessories, jewellery, shoes as well as Arts & Crafts, homeware, natural beauty and health products, books, music, arts and more. Local & international charities are also represented, promoting their actions and raising awareness but also funds by selling goods.

And in addition Facepainting, Glitter Tattoos, Free Drumming Workshop, Storytelling and other kids activities all afternoon!

More than an exhibition and trade space, The African Market is a place of curiosity attracting an eclectic mix of people including families, young people, students & adults, and a networking platform both for traders and interested visitors, connecting amateurs, professionals and passionates.

And to complete the atmosphere, delicious African Food will served throughout the whole event!

Bookings and info: www.openthegate.org.uk/market

theafricanmarket@openthegate.org.uk

Admission: FREE

All welcome – Family friendly

Video: http://youtu.be/ohK1EU_IuIs