August 6, 2013
Nia Centre for the Arts and A.F.R.O. are pleased to present a Meet & Greet with cast members from the world-acclaimed theatre production AFRICA UMOJA: The Spirit of Togetherness – the tale of South Africa, its people and their song.
A.F.R.O., an artist collective of 11 young people within Nia Centre for the Arts, works to unify and enrich the Afro-Diasporic community through the arts with culture and purpose. This event will bring together community members, as well as young artists and established artists to connect directly with this talented group of international talent, in an open forum.
What: Meet and Greet with Cast Members from AFRICA UMOJA
When: Tuesday, August 6, 2013
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Daniels Spectrum (Artscape Lounge)
585 Dundas Street East (east of Parliament Street)
A discussion with AFRICA UMOJA cast members, hosted by Farley Flex
A question and answer period
Mix and Mingle with AFRICA UMOJA cast members
Performances by poet Randell Adjei (R.I.S.E. Poetry) and singer Krystle Chance
Ticket giveaways for the show’s opening night on Wednesday, August 7 at the Elgin Theatre
This exciting and informative networking event will take place the evening before AFRICA UMOJA (featuring a full 40-member cast of dancers, singers, actors, and musicians) commences a five-night engagement at downtown Toronto’s Elgin Theatre (189 Yonge Street) from Wednesday, August 7 through Sunday, August 11.