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 […]
Well, we’ve been working hard to bring some new and exciting performers to our 10th anniversary. Just so you know, we are holding our festival — it’s still free — on a new date: July 11-12. We’re excited about the partnership with Neruda Arts and Kultrún. In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek into what […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!