Win a pair of tickets to see globalFest On The Road: Creole Carnival on February 23rd at Winter Garden Theatre!
globalFest On The Road: Creole Carnival
Hosted by Jay Douglas Featuring Emeline Michel, Casuarina and Kobo Town
Winter Garden Theatre
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 8pm
Celebrate the art of celebration with the Creole Carnival Tour. The show honors the roots of African musical currents crossed with a fusion of sounds from the Americas and revolving around Carnival, the pre-Lent festival celebrated globally that’s everyone’s favorite excuse for a party. Each country has its own rich celebratory traditions, and this show spotlights Brazilian, Haitian and Jamaican expressions with an eclectic, entertaining and engaging international trio of performers. Participating artists explore, expand and upend notions of Carnival without losing sight of where magic and religious fervor intersect with a madcap, no-holds-barred soiree: Haiti’s Emeline Michel is the reigning Queen of Haitian songsCasuarina are Rio’s innovative samba masters, and Kobo Town.
Sponsored By: Massey Hall