The Kimmel Center and AfroTaino Productions Announce Global Grooves World Music Dance Parties, with New DJ Lounge Post-Show Party, Beginning July 15JUNE 21, 2010
The hottest world music dance party in town just got hotter. The
On Thursday, July 15, 22, and 29, 2010, artists from three continents take audiences on a hip-shaking journey around the world when the
Tickets are $20 for each show. The artists start at 8:30pm, and doors open at 8pm. After the 90 minute set, audiences venture upstairs for a free post-show party featuring DJ Rahsaan and a cash bar in Cadence restaurant from 10pm to midnight. Between the time zone travel and hours of fun, we recommend audiences adjust their watches.
Global Grooves Artists
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 8:30pm
Sarazino serves up a blend of Latin pop, reggae, funk, African, French and Arabic music with a boundary-breaking sound, making music that the Boston Herald describes as “relentlessly upbeat and totally cool.” Sarazino is the brainchild of Lamine Fellah, a musician, songwriter and producer whose multicultural songs reflect his nomadic life —
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 8:30pm
Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 8:30pm
For the last decade, Antibalas has spread the Afrobeat bible. The ensemble has crisscrossed the world, from
AfroTaino Productions brings more than 35 years of combined experience in event planning/execution, audience development, promotions/marketing and special events/campaigns in the public and private arenas targeting multicultural audiences.
Tickets for Global Grooves are $20 and can be purchased by calling 215-893-1999, online at www.kimmelcenter.org/global, or at the
The Kimmel Center’s 2010-11 Season is sponsored by Citi.