Carnival Workshop with Cairde Sligo Arts Festival

Date: MSambaStef Surdoonday 6 July – Friday 10 July:

Time: 10am – 3pm

Venue: The Presbyterian Church Hall, Church Street, Sligo.

Ages: Suitable for ages 8-12

Musical Ability: All – from no experience to improvers

 Cost €60: Bookings with Hawk’s Well Theatre Box Office – 071 9161518  Book Online

street imageParticipants will learn exciting drumming rhythms from Africa, Cuba, Brazil and beyond working with professional musicians and tutors Stephanie Pawula and Fionnuala Kennedy. The carnival element of the camp is also guaranteed to keep young people on their toes.  Learning choreographed movement and costume making, participants will work alongside Maura Logue and Niamh Currid of Dark Daughter Productions.  The week will culminate in a multi-cultural youth performance extravaganza at this year’s Park Fest celebrations on Sunday July 12th.

 Photo credit: Samba Stef & Val Robus & Laura Mahon