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Program

Nov 3, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Sing It Romanes

Experience live on stage the compelling story of the Romani people as they faced persecution. See how the music and culture helped them rise above oppression. Come hear the music of survival and help celebrate one thousand years of music, culture and dance.

 

Proceeds will benefit the Arete Youth Foundation and The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Tickets include an open bar, as well as seats for the concert. VIP seats will include a dinner featuring traditional Romani cuisine, a media gift bag, "Arete Youth" photography exhibit, and celebrity award ceremony. 

 

Sing it Romanes will take the audience on a musical journey through the history of the Romani people, depicting Romani struggles in the face of persecution and hardship and celebrating, their culture, accomplishments and perseverance. Musical performances will be dramatically woven together, with actors depicting scenes of Romani history in between these musical acts.

 

Tickets are available at: SINGITROMANES.EVENBRITE.COM.

 

Performers include:

Vadim Kolpakov, Guitarist      

Tomáš Kačo, Pianist

Espiritu Gitano, Flamenco Troupe

Petra Gelbart, Singer

Michael Costello, Fashion Icon

Jasmine Dellal, Filmmaker

The Miller Family, Reality Stars from FYI’s “Arranged”

Michael Miller, actor, FYI series “Arranged”

Maria Mladen, Actress

Veronika Adams, Actress

Hudson Johnson, Actress

Chad Wyatt Evans, photographer

Artur Conka - Filmmaker 

Organized by: The Romani Media Initiative, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York
Venue:

Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States

Date

Nov 3, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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