SOYAL: A Winter Solstice Celebration December 20th

SOYAL: A Winter Solstice Celebration Saturday December 20th, 2008 Northampton Center For The Arts featuring: Shokazoba, DJ Brando, Drum Circle and Open Stage.

Join us for a celebration of peace and a dance party to wake up the sun! We will begin the festivities with open stage music and poetry performances themed around solstice and renewal, transitioning into a drum circle led by Kwame from Ghana, Africa and the Shokazoba rhythm section. The second half of the evening will open up the dance floor to the global beat styles of DJ Brando, followed by an Afrobeat jam session to wake up the sun featuring Shokazoba!

Also Featuring:

We will be having a Raffle to help raise funds featuring gift certificates and prizes from these local businesses:

Scheduled Open Stage Performances*:

*Please contact us through this web site if you are interested in performing at the open stage.

Featuring Work by Local Artists:

Doors 6:30 pm Open Stage 7pm Drum Circle 8pm DJ Brando 9pm Shokazoba 10:30-midnight

$8 for adults, kids are free!