Back to the Future - opening celebration of Black History Month w/: Ache Brasil, ,,
Sun. February 1st 2004 3:00 - 6:00 @ Croatian Cultural Center (All Ages) 3:00 - 6:00
The opening celebration of Black History Month 2004 features performances by the Masabo Culture Company, Ache Brazil, Shades of Soul, and Ndidi Cascade. Feb. 1, 3-6 pm, Croatian Cultural Centre (3250 Commercial). Admission by donation, info 604-247-2000.
Ache Brasil (Brazilian popular and traditional music)
An explosion of colour, energy, and music, Vancouver’s Aché Brasil brings the high-flying acrobatics of the Brazilian martial art of capoeira to the Festival stage! Founded in 1990 by Mestre Eclilson de Jesus, the award-winning troupe of dancers and musicians has become one of the most popular touring acts in Western Canada, using its passion fo... more info
Ndidi Cascade (hip hop, funk, reggae)
Ndidi Cascade is a Vancouver hip-hop MC who has blessed the same stage as Femi Kuti, Coco Brovas, Culture, K-os, Prevail, Kardinal Offishall, Choclair and Malcolm Jamal Warner. This woman of Nigerian/Italian/ Irish descent has been captivating audiences with her remarkable stage presence, deep socio-political insight and tight flow since 1996. ... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]