Sounds of Sudan - cultural Sudanese event

  • March 23, 2013 · 3:30 PM
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Sounds of Sudans - cultural Sudanese event

Day of music, poetry, art and film from Sudan

Cinema, music, poetry, fashion Show, food stalls, sit al-shay (a traditional tea stall) .. and much more. Sounds of Sudans is a day and evening of events celebrating the diverse cultures and lifestyles of  and within Sudan and South Sudan.

Almost two year after the independence of South Sudan from its northern neighbour activists from various generations of the two countries are working together to appreciate differences and identify common interests by way of energising and provoking thoughts about reconciliation and peace.

The event which is organised by St Ethelburgha's Centre in collaboration withThe Youth Factor and Open Themes Group


Doors open at 3.30pm

Film screening 4.00pm

Our Bright Stars (52 mns)
Director/fim maker:  Frederique Cifuentes Morga.

Short trailer: http://vimeo.com/48059078

Film screening is followed by discussiona and questions and answers session.

In bedouin tent:  Sudanese coffee and tea  will be served.

Also exhibition of an artist's work around the centre and drawings from children from Darfur

Food from North and South Sudan from 6.00pm

Evening performance of music and poetry from 8.00pm

Admission £5

Free to children under 10yrs

Event information

WhenSaturday 23 March[masked]:00 PM  to  10:30 PMLocationSt Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation & Peace
78 Bishopsgate
LondonEC2N 4AG
United Kingdom
ContactPhone: [masked] (Wallee)
Email: [masked]

THANK YOU!

Clara 

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  • A former member
    A former member

    My apologies to all! Unfortunately I won't be able to make this event! I am not feeling well! Enjoy! See you soon! x

    March 23, 2013

    • Mehdi

      Get well soon!

      1 · March 23, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thank you luvies! all well(ish) now!

      March 26, 2013

  • Mehdi

    Nice event. I particularly loved the tea tent and the sudanese organizers were so welcoming. It was great seeing friends and meeting new people. Thanks Wallee and all the organizers, you did a terrific job!

    March 23, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I would love to go but can't make that date anything from 16/4-1/5 not 18/23/25th. I live in Ireland but travel over to UK a few times a year.

    March 23, 2013

  • Sela

    Sounds interesting but I can't make it today.

    March 23, 2013

  • wendy

    not sure now as have a course that day so better to say no

    March 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Would dearly like to attend with you all as this sounds the ticket, but cannot get down to London.

    March 22, 2013

  • Sally K.

    Look forward to seeing you Clara.

    1 · March 20, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Sally! looking forward to see you too! x

      March 20, 2013

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