For Ram Kalap and Brenna Christian, it is music that dips and weaves through their memories of Guyana. Both are members of a team – among them doctors, social workers and psychiatrists – who travelled to the tiny South American country of 700,000 last year to provide medical and psychiatric care; Guyana has two doctors […]
FINAL 2014_Schedule_JUNE16  Things go into a bit of a lull this week, even though the festival is only days away. Once the programme is off to print, I take a deep breath and actually sit down to watch some TV for the first time in months. My family and I and some friends went […]
Yes, that’s right. We’re doing up our 10th anniversary in style, in the midst of a vibrant world music festival in Victoria Park, Kitchener. What’s changed? The date: July 11-12, 2015 The partner: Neruda Arts We’ve had a great eight years with the K-W Multicultural Festival — the atmosphere has always been fun and festive, even […]
In taking our breather after our festival, we didn’t quite get things together soon enough to get our full programming into the Kultrun booklet (it’s beautiful, by the way!), so I’m posting the schedule here. Hope to see you at Kultrun!
Well, another year over for our two-day festival. We had an awesome time — the sun shone both days with completely lovely temperatures for the first time in nine years! And to round off this week, we got our first Ontario Arts Council grant! So we’re starting 2015 planning with money in our pocket for […]