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TD Victoria International JazzFest: Alsarah &The Nubatones @ Victoria Event Centre
Jun 25 @ 9:30 pm
TD Victoria International JazzFest: Alsarah &The Nubatones @ Victoria Event Centre

“The young Sudanese singer and her Brooklyn-based troupe are a riot of melody and beats.” – THE SKINNY

Alsarah & The Nubatones play an eclectic and highly danceable mix of Arabic-inflected East African music. After fleeing her hometown of Khartoum, Sudan with her activist parents, Alsarah relocated to the United States where she was immediately attracted to music, becoming both a performer and, later, a musicologist. A powerful and mesmerizing singer, Alsarah founded The Nubatones in 2010 and has since released two great CDs and toured all over North America and Europe. The band’s so-called “Nubian pop” is a unique fusion representing a bold and beautiful form of contemporary African music. Nahid vocals, Mawuena Kodjovi bass, Brandon Terzic oud, Rami El Aasser percussion

Chicago the Musical @ Village Theatre
Jul 7 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 14 @ 10:00 pm
Chicago the Musical @ Village Theatre

Broadway’s longest-running American musical is a dazzling and satirical look at fame, justice and the media machine.
Set in 1920s Chicago and based on real-life murders and trials CHICAGO follows Roxie Hart, Velma Kelly, Billy Flynn,Matron “Mama” Morton and Amos Hart on a wild journey at a time when celebrity was everything.
CHICAGO is a musical spectacular that is as addictive as gossip rags and as unforgettable as any trial of the century.
All That Jazz, The Cell Block Tango and Razzle Dazzle are tunes you won’t soon forget.