Celebrating Refugee Week, FREE.
June 16, 2012 12:00Tagged as:
Nottingham Contemporary, Weekday Cross, Nottingham
Saturday 16th June. Celebrating Refugee Week, FREE. Come to the launch of Refugee Week 2012 for music, performances and workshops from cultures around the world. We'll be celebrating contributions made by refugees and asylum seekers and showcasing art works created by community groups inspired by the exhibitions at Nottingham Contemporary.
* Capoeira workshops & performances * Art workshops * Language Cafe * Fashion * Music * * Culturebox's Singing Club * Life in the UK quiz * Gallery talks * Stalls and snacks * Face painting *
Helping us to mark the launch, Haitian carnival musicians Rara Lakay will also be performing. Rara is a traditional music of street procession rooted in Haiti's African ancestry and folklore, bringing people together on the street to share tribal rhythms and stories.
Time: 12pm - 5pm.