Dina El Wedidi & Youssra El Hawary at Tropicalia

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Dina El Wedidi & Youssra El Hawary at Tropicalia

Dina El Wedidi (Giza, Egypt) A sophisticated musical innovator, El Wedidi ravels the personal threads of Egyptian heritage and contemporary identity.

Youssra El Hawary (Cairo, Egypt/U.S. debut) A musical bellwether of everyday life, El Hawary’s indie sound captures the stories of Cairo and the alchemy of the Mediterranean basin.

For its fourth edition, Center Stage – a  cultural exchange program initiated by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and produced by the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) – will bring five contemporary music and theater ensembles from Egypt and Ukraine to tour in the United States in September-November 2018. During independent month-long tours Dina El Wedidi(Egypt), Kurbasy (Ukraine), Mohamed Abozekry and Karkadé (Egypt), Teatr-Pralnia with CCA Dakh (Ukraine), and Youssra El Hawary (Egypt) will present more than 50 performances and hundreds of residency activities, classroom visits, workshops, artist-to-artist exchange, and community gatherings.

September 15 2018


Date: September 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost: 20
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