TimeDoors open at 5:30
Diaspora Showcase Africa
Get your weekend getaway package, or make a day trip to Tucson, to see the unique fashion collections of African award-winning and VOGUE featured designers, Kwame Koranteng (Ghana), Else Hardjopawiro (Suriname), Maria K. Adeeko (Nigeria), Dorcas Muzumara (Zambia), and more. Bask in the melodies of the 21-string Kora instruments, as Diaspora Showcase presents “Koras and Guitars”, an acoustic interpretation of songs popularized by the iconic South Africa artists, Miriam Makeba. Artists lineup includes, Elton John’s legendary guitarist, Caleb Quaye, bassist Fernando Perdomo from the film “Echo In The Canyon”, Kora instrumentalist, Karamo Susso from Mali, classical guitarist Gabriel Ayala and London based singer-songwriter Bumi Thomas. Guests will be treated to a fabulous evening of entertainment, at this multi-cultural event with various food profile from the five regions of Africa.
Show Tickets starts at $69 and Weekend Package starts at $149 (includes hotel and breakfast)