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Yanga Celebration
Date Sunday August 02
Time 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location Details
Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak Street
Oakland, CA
94607
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorAdam Rozan
In Yanga, Mexico, the first "free town of the Americas," Carnaval is dedicated to black African culture. Celebrate this tradition at the museum with the West African Music and Dance Ensemble, directed by CK Ladzekpo; Son de la Tierra, directed by Artemio Posadas; and Los Utrera, musicians from Veracruz, Mexico. Presented in collaboration with East Bay Center for the Performing Arts and the Mexican Consulate. Included with museum admission.
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Added to the calendar on Monday Jun 8th, 2009 3:46 PM
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