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posted 27/11/2013

First Ancestral Indigenous World Festival 2013

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Make sure to join the very first Ancestral Indigenous World Festival at the Addison Road Community Centre Marrickville on Saturday 30th November 2013 from 10am to 5pm.
Spend a day full of  culture, including music and dance from Australia and all around the world, food from Guatemala, Brazil and Bolivia, documentary film screenings, as well as drumming, craft & Dance workshops.

Everyone is welcome from toddlers to grandads.

What: Ancestral Indigenous World Festival

When: Saturday 30 November, from 10am to 5pm

Where: 142 Addison Road Community Centre Marrickville

Cost: $15

Program

Smoke Ceremonies on the grassed area

10:15am Aboriginal Smoke Ceremony

10:50 Central American Mayan Smoke Ceremony

Gumbramorra Hall

11:10am Sendas, Mayan influenced El Salvadorians

11:45am Guarifunas’ youth percussion group (Guatemala)

12:15pm “Vahik and Mahoor”, presenting medierranean songs in the Persian language

12:50pm “The Rugcutters”contemporary aboriginal singers

1:30pm Mapuche Accordion player (Chile)

2:00pm “Sadin” native Amazonian Singer (Brazil)

2:30pm “Karifi” rhythms from Ghana

3:10pm Tarpuy Bolivians singing in the Quechua language

3:35pm Glyer reggae artist (Sierra Leone)

4:10pm Apura Pela, Guarifuna influenced percussionists (Guatemala & Colombia)

Plus lots of interesting talks at the Maya’s Hut, art exhibitions and special kids workshops and performances.

For more information click on http://addisonrdcentre.org.au/.

 

 

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