Time: October 25, 2014 from 7pm to 11pm
Location: "Electric Lodge"
Street: 1416 Electric Ave.
Website or Map: http://electriclodge.org/
Phone: 310 306-1854
Event Type: gala, night, dance, concert, &, awards, ceremony
Organized By: DMD Productions & TIFO Film Productions
Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2014
DMD Productions in collaboration with TIFO Film Productions presents dance and music artist Merlin Nyakam. Originally from Cameroon, Central Africa, Merlin Nyakam now resides in Paris where he performs and teaches throughout Europe. Merlin has performed with Bobby McFerrin; as choreographer and dancer for Angelique Kidjo and is the Director and Choreographer of his own Compagnie de Danse Africaine et Afro-Contemporaine "LA CALEBASSE."
Saturday, October 25th, 2014. Doors open at 7:00 PM, Show at 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
For tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/902656
This Gala Night and Awards Ceremony is designed to honor individuals and/or groups for their ingenuity in the art of dance from Africa and the globe. The program includes dance performances starring our special guest artist Merlin Nyakam with selected local soloists and dance crews accompanied by live music and multimedia projection combined into a one hour vibrant and well choreographed extravaganza spectacle!
The Gala Night will also include a fashion show extravaganza: Mami Afrika by Wawi Amasha.