Archive for the ‘Performance’ Category
Rafeef Ziadah performs “HADEEL”
Rafeef Ziadah is a Palestinian spoken-word artist and activist. She received an Ontario Arts Council Grant from the ‘Word of Mouth’ program to create her debut album Hadeel. Rafeef started performing poetry in Toronto in 2004 with the spoken word collective Pueblo Unido and is the winner of the 2007 Mayworks [...]
Montreal, Canada – February 25th 2010. Today, a broad spectrum of Montreal artists are standing in solidarity with the Palestinian struggle for freedom and supporting the growing international campaign for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against the Israeli state. Last winter, the Israeli state launched a violent military assault on [...]
the heart of the conflict
February 21st, 7pm-9pm
@ Teatro Iati
64 E. 4th Street
New York, NY
the heart of the conflict, a packed evening of live music, free food and drink, art, poetry and performance. This one-time fundraiser will feature an exclusive sneak-peak at scenes from Poliglot’s ground-breaking documentary theatre work, NEITHER HEAVEN NOR EARTH, presented by an incredible [...]
WED. FEB. 10: “Poetry of Palestine”–a monthly literary performance. This month featuring Remi Kanazi, Tala Abu Rahmeh and Boikutt. Introducing for the first time Laila Shikaki with interludes by Tashweesh. Starts at 7 sharp. Cafe La Vie in Ramallah (between the Dwarsay3 and Orthodoxy Club), Palestine.
The show marks another event held in Sheikh Jarrah to gain support for and raise awareness of the tragedies wrought on the Palestinian families in the neighbourhood. The weekly Friday march from Zion Square in West Jerusalem to Sheikh Jarrah have been gathering momentum, with the demonstrators numbering in their hundreds. Dozens of Israeli and [...]
Jews for Boycotting Israeli Goods presents: Bethlehem now: Alternative Lessons & Songs of Protest for Palestine
Gaza City, Palestine – October 13th, 2009. Steadfast in their smiles of innocence, children of Al-Maghazi refugee camp, in the middle of the Gaza Strip, enjoyed the launching today of ‘Quest For Smile’, an after-school event of performance and entertainment organized in Gaza and sponsored internationally. The celebration was attended by an estimated 200 children, [...]
Thank you all for the donations!!!!
The Quest For Smile
An Afterschool program of Music and Performance for the children of Al-Maghazi refugee camp. Featuring Culture and Heritage Show, Children’s Songs, Puppet Show, Dabkah Performance, and more…
Presented by Unlimited Friends Association, Gaza
Co-Sponsored by Artists Against Apartheid
Thank you to all those who contributed to help this event happen. [...]
An evening featuring the world’s most celebrated conscious hip-hop from the Middle East within the ongoing Artists Against Apartheid concert series. The Artists Against Apartheid series is part of the the international campaign for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israeli apartheid.
DAM – www.myspace.com/damrap
DAM, the celebrated Palestinian hip-hop ensemble from Lyd, Palestine, features Suhell [...]