with Mahina Movement at "Lumumba 51: A benefit for Congo Week"
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
48 W. 21st Street
New York, NY USA
Lumumba 51: A Benefit Concert in Support of the Congo Movement
Queens native Tobias Truvillion, a celebrated actor, who regularly debuts on the ABC soap opera "One Life to Live", will be the Masters of Ceremonies for this red-carpet event. Acclaimed Poet and Author, Ms. Toni Blackman will serve as Mistress of Ceremonies for the dynamic series of performances featuring: Hasan Salaam, the Jersey-bred MC who was voted the winner of FUSE TV's "Hip Hop President" contest; The Mahina Movement, a phenomenal 3 women trio who "combine poetry and song to create passionate music straight from the heart; Congolese artist and orator, Isaac Katalay who is a co-founder of CONTEMPTRA - a Congolese dance concept that combines contemporary and traditional Congolese dance moves. Ghanaian Model Afua Boni will bring her magnetic beauty and resplendent presence to the festivities.
Time: 6:00 pm - 12 midnight
Venue: Taj Lounge: 48 W. 21st Street, btn 5th and 6th Aves, New York, NY 10011
Turnout: Space Limited: Purchase Tickets Now!
Tickets: $20 advance / $25 door
New York, NY – 01/17/12
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