Show will take you on an exhilarating, inspiring and thought provoking journey
The Old Town Hall in Bourne will host a multi-media one-woman theatre show on Saturday, October 12.
Anna Mudeka takes audiences on an exhilarating, inspiring and thought provoking journey to ancient and modern-day Zimbabwe and speaks of the challenges and opportunities of starting a new life in a different country.
Directed by David Farmer, Kure Kure Faraway includes traditional and contemporary music, projected visuals, soothing song, energetic dance and spoken word. It is an epic presentation of migration, atavism, DNA and the ancestors’ origins.
A story of the huge migration from Central Africa 5,000 years ago,the migration of the Bantu Tribe from the Tanganyika and Baka regions all the way to Zimbabwe to build the biggest kingdom in Africa in 1200 ADand Anna’s own migration to the western hemisphere some 800 years later.
The doors open from 6.30pm, with the performance at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £12.
Further events at this venue include cinema screenings ofTolkien (PG-13) on Thursday, October 24; Wild Rose (15) on Friday, October 25; Toy Story 3 (U) on Saturday, October 26 and Billy Elliot: The Musical Live (15) on Saturday, October 26.
Visit bournetownhall.org.uk/events-2 for tickets to these events and to find out more about The Old Town Hall restoration project. Follow Bourne Town Hall Trust on Facebook and Twitter.
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