Tuesday, 14 July 2009
Images of AFROFEST 2009: Sunday, July 12th
Fojeba and a solo dancer with the group
Menwar (Mauritius) with Madagascar Slim sitting in with the group
Khmer Yousef (Ethiopia/Oromo); Achilla Orru performs with African and European sounds
Sunday's headliner, Malian singer, Oumou Sangaré "the songbird of Wassoulou" and her highly talented band and dancers.
CIUT's David Dacks (Abstract Index) meets the man whose music has has played for his audience, Ghanaian sensation, Samini
Many people forget that Afrofest has things a zone in the park for children. Why not bring the kids along next year to the participate in arts & crafts, facepainting and stiltworkshops?
Children's Village Coordinator, Audrey Hudson
Seasoned stiltwalker, Keianna pauses in a walk around the Children's Village to pose with her mother, Denise. Keianna learned to walk on stilts last year. (at right) Christopher Pinheiro focuses on the art of facepainting
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