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Kenyan artists at the GoDown.

16-17 Dec 2006. Kenyan artists and their families are the focus of the festival
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Phoenix Players in concert.

8-23 Dec 2006. Golden oldies and Christmas carols make up the popular musical production
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Hazina - Traditions, Trade and Transitions in eastern Africa.

30 March2006-30 March 2007. Wooden sculptures, silver and beaded jewellery, circumcision masks and other artefacts on loan from the British Museum in London as well as material from the National Museu...
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Kenya music week.

7-10 Dec 2006. Musicians, producers, promoters and distributors gather in Nairobi for the third annual Kenya music week to promote the best that the national music industry has to offer. In addition t...
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African retrospective 2005/6.

6 Dec 2006-18 Feb 2007. This exhibition organised by the foreign correspondents association of East Africa (FCAEA) presents the pick of photographs of Africa taken over the last couple of years. It in...
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Wasanii 2006 exhibition.

8-30 Nov 2006. Work produced by participants of the 5th Wasanii international artists workshop in Lamu in September is on display at the Alliance Franaise. The exhibition also includes photographs of...
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Local artists at Le Rustique.

10 Nov-14 Dec 2006. Work by Tabitha Wa Thuku, Beatrice Wanjiku and Joe Rollnick is on display at Le Rustique restaurant in Westlands.
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Theatre against AIDS in Nairobi.

24 Nov 2006. Mapenzi Tamu/L'amore buono (Good Love) is a theatre project of acclaimed actor and director Marco Baliani and the African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF), with the participation o...
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One for the pot.

3-25 Nov 2006. The Phoenix Players present the comedy drama One for the pot by Ray Cooney and Tony Hilton, starring Andrew Muthure, Shirleen Wangari, David Opondoe, Anthony Kinuthia and Eddie Mbugua....
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Xmas in Africa.

27 Oct-28 Dec 2006. Early Christmas shoppers take note: the exhibition Xmas in Africa at Banana Hill Art Studio/Gallery offers unique Christmas gift ideas at reasonable prices. 10.00-18.00 including h...
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DR Congo after the elections.

16 Oct 2006. The Alliance Franaise in Nairobi hosts a screening of Raoul Pecks film Lumumba (2002) followed by a debate on the political future of the Democratic Republic of Congo organised by the for...
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Exhibition at the Godown Art Centre.

18-21 Oct 2006. Work by resident artists Maria Buchner from Australia, Beatrice Njoroge from Kenya, Stephen Ngaran'ganga from Zimbabwe and Graham Hudson from the United Kingdom goes on show at the God...
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Furniture and interior design exhibition.

18-22 Oct 2006. Furniture makers and interior designers display a range of work at the Village Market including works in wrought iron, antique furniture and furniture and designs inspired by tradition...
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Lamu Cultural Festival.

17-19 Nov 2006. The Lamu Cultural Promotion Centre welcomes visitors to the Indian Ocean island for the 2006 edition of the annual Lamu cultural festival. The three-day programme includes traditional...
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Kenya National Theatre.

20 Sept-7 Oct 2006. Fanaka Arts Theatre, Nairobi Theatre Players and Mwangaza Theatre Productions present Mayai Waziri wa Maradhi na Hadithi Nyingine by Kenyan poet Kyallo Wadi Wamitila, an adaptation...
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Geraldine Robarts at the Village Market.

12-22 Oct 2006. Artist Geraldine Robarts returns to the Village Market in the northern suburb of Gigiri with an exhibition of her work. London-born Robarts grew up in South Africa and has lived and wo...
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Book reading at the Goethe Institut.

21 Sept 2006. Mumbi Kaigwa and Birgit Virnich will read from Juli Zehs dbut novel Eagles and Angels (Adler und Engel, 2001), a tale of obsessive love and underworld dealings set against a backdrop of...
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Kenya and Tanzania in art.

8 Sept-5 Oct 2006. Work by Kenyan and Tanzanian contemporary artists goes on show at the Banana Hill art studio/gallery in Nairobi. Participating artists are Chilonga, Pandu, Zacharia Mbutha, Minzi, S...
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Iddi Achieng at the Alliance Francaise.

15 Sept 2006. Singer, actress and theatre director Iddi Achieng performs songs from her debut album Thim Lich in the gardens of the Alliance Franaise. She has previously featured as the lead vocalist...
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Over my dead body.

14-17 Sept 2006. Heartstrings Kenya presents Over my dead body by British actor and playwright Derek Benfield. Following the death of his wife, Gerald plans to spend his time writing his memoirs. Howe...


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