Thursday, 10 June 2010

Featured Concert: Celebrating Sanctuary

Celebrating Sanctuary: London 2010
Sunday June 13th
1:00pm - 7:00pm
Bernie Spain Gardens, Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 (adjacent to Oxo Tower Wharf)

London’s annual free festival which celebrates the art of refugee communities in the UK, Celebrating Sanctuary London, is back with a profusion of new talent across its three stages, pulsating with the sounds of live music, the flow of the spoken word, the sizzle of food and the rhythms of dance. Come and savour the cultural fruits of sanctuary at this unique event which launches Refugee Week: 14 – 20 June 2010.*

Communities represented: Afghanistan – Armenia - Bosnia Herzegovina - Cape Malay (South Africa) – Chile – China - D R Congo – Iran – Iraq – Nigeria – Serbia - Sierra Leone – Somalia – Sudan – Tibet - West Indies (Grenada, Guayana, Trinidad)

Headliners: Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars 

Check out the Celebrating Sanctuary pages:

We hope to see you there and stay posted for a review of the concert!

(For more information on Refugee Week, visit their website:

*Text from their MySpace page. 

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