Dance for Peace Festival "It's a Small World after all"
Sat, Nov 12 7:00AM - Sun, Nov 13 3:00PM
Karura Forest P.O. Box 30513 – 00100 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
Biz Baz Events/ Biz Baz , CULTURAL STOPOVERS Kenya & Wanny Angerer in Moving Cultures presents:
Dance for Peace Festival "It's a Small World after all" for November 12 & 13, 2016 from 10am till 5pm.
Biz Baz Christmas Fair Karura Forest
Entry: Adults 300 Kshs and Kids 100 Kshs.
International guest artists Dancer Choreographer Elisa Montalvo USA/Shangai & Photographer Nede Campbell from Panama, they will give free workshops to all participants.
Come and dance with us to promote Unity in Diversity. We will feature traditional dancers, Hip-Hop dancers, Salsa Dancers, Ballet Dancers, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Tango, Indian Dances, acrobats, etc. be part of a more than 500 dancers Flash mob.
Saturday November 12th, 2016
9am to10am Christmas Carols with Wanny Angerer
10am to 11:30 Magoso School Kibera Kenyan Traditional
11:30 to 12:00 Caroline Tolo Martial arts Demo -Workshop
12:00 to 12:05 Majo Arana Peru Dance
12:05 to 12:30 Kwpti Kenya & Joan Otieno recycle Fashion
12:30 to 1:00 Los Lunares de Nairobi /Sevillanas Spain
1:00 to 1:30 Madhvi Dalal Indian Classical Dance
1:30 to 2:00 Capoeira Stid Alberto Talero Amado Faraon & Agnes Maier (Brasgil)
2:00 to 3:00 Victor Shellybelly Platonics Hip-Hop
3:00 to 3:30 Seise Bagbo Dance Poetry
3:30 to 4:30 TBA
4:30 to 4:45 Music by Wandia Musyimi
4:45 to 5:30 Elisa Montalvo CULTURAL STOPOVERS Kenya International Guest Artist.
Sunday November 13,2016
9:00 to 10:00 Christmas Carols with Wanny Angerer
10am to 11am Children's Garden Home and School
11:00 to 11:30 Capoeira by Stid Alberto Talero Amado Faraon & Agnes Maier
11:30 to 12:00 Madhvi Dalal Indian Classical Dances
12:00 to 12:05 Majo Arana Peru
12:05 to 1pm KWPTI & Joan Otieno Recycle Fashion
1:00 to 1:30 Tumshangilieni Mtoto/Shangilia Kenya
1:30 to 2:00 Caroline Tolo Martial Arts demo Workshop
2:00 to 3:00 Marion Munga The Dance Factory Kenya
3:00 to 4:00 Ronnie Ck
4:00 to 4:30 Platonics
4:30 to 4:45 Music by Wandia Musyimi
4:45 to 5:30 Elisa Montalvo CULTURAL STOPOVERS Kenya International Guest.
List of Participants
1. Sarakasi Trustakasi
2.Platonics/ Victor Shellybelly Hip Hop
3. Marion Munga & The Dance Factory Kenya Salsa
4. Tumshangilieni Mtoto/Shangilia Kenya Tap, Contemporary
5. Magoso School Kibera Traditional
6. Children's Garden Home and School Traditional
7. Madhvi Dalal Indian Classical dance
8. Joanne Ball-Burgess - Judge Jo1 Afro-Contemporary
9. Ronnie Ck dance Company/ Contemporary- Latin-
10. Seise Bagbo Dance Theatre.
11. Los Lunares de Nairobi Sevillanas
2. Majo Arana Dance from Peru
13. Stid Alberto Talero Amado Faraon & Agnes Maier Capoeira
14. Caroline Tolo Martial arts
About Elisa Montalvo:
Chicago native Elisa Montalvo is based in Shanghai, China where she is a choreographer for Shanghai Disney. Since arriving in the Middle Kingdom in 2012, Elisa has served as a resident teacher and choreographer for China's first private modern dance company, Jin Xing Dance Theater and has choreographed for China’s first two seasons of So You Think You Can Dance. Additional television work includes choreographing for Dancing with the Stars, and performing in the live finale of China’s Got Talent, Season 5. Elisa's commercial choreography can be seen in promotions for Sephora, Casio, Honda, Land Rover, Martell and Chivas Royale.
In the United States, Elisa’s professional dance credits include performances with Beyoncé for Oprah’s Farewell Spectacular, Jennifer Hudson, Aubrey O’Day from Danity Kane and working as an assistant choreographer for and performing with the Black Eyed Peas for the viral “I Gotta’ Feeling” flash mob. She carries with her a wealth of training, teaching, choreography and professional performance credits in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, modern, hip hop and contemporary styles of dance. Elisa holds a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Chicago.
As follow her web page link :http://www.elisamontalvo.com/
Dancers and Dance companies that will be performing and conducting workshops, will sponsor their own shows and workshops. We will provide space, stage, sound system, tents and tables to set their promotional material and merchandise.