Festival: Sigana International Storytelling Festival 3rd – 5th July ’09

From the 3rd, 4th and 5th July 2009, Zamaleo Arts & Culture Trust (Zamaleo ACT) will host the very 1st Sigana International Storytelling Festival at Alliance Francaise, off Loita Street Nairobi-Kenya.

Eight world-renowned professional Storytellers coming from the regions of Eastern Africa, Europe and the Americas shall present memorable performances using words, visual touch, music and movement. Through these presentations, we will experience the special richness of storytelling through a journey of different cultures, traditions and artistic styles. The highly skilled group of international Storytellers shall share with the Kenyan audiences the theme of “Our Words Our Lives”.
Sigana International Storytelling Festival is set to happen every year within Eastern Africa and is making its beginnings in Kenya this July 2009. We invite you be part of its great beginning. Please plan now to be there to witness, reflect and celebrate the new Sigana way of contemporary storytelling performance.

VENUE: Alliance Francaise , Loita Street Nairobi City-Kenya
DATES: Friday July 03, Saturday July 04 and Sunday July 05
TIME: Friday July 03 – 11am, 3pm, 6.00pm
Saturday July 04 – 11am, 3pm & 6pm
Sunday July 05 – 3pm & 6pm
CHARGES: Advance: Adults Ksh300; Children 150

At the Door: Adults Ksh 400, Children Ksh 200

Aghan Odero Agan tel. 0722739894
Alumbe Hellen Namai 0721764622
Githanda Githae Tel.: 0722815361
Grace Wangari Tel.: 0724884327
Email: zama_leo@yahoo.co.uk

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