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FREEDOM FESTIVAL – DAY 02

August 14 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

FREE

FREEDOM FESTIVAL DAY 02

Celebrating 75 Years of Independence with TWO days of very special music and dance performances. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories: The Partitition Anti-Memorial Project

Day 02 LINE UP

1PM: Zeshan B: Chicago-based, multi-instrumentalist soul, opera, gospel, and ghazal singer, who is also a songwriter and recording artist

2PM: DJ Ase Wonder: Pakistani-born, Chicago-based cultural producer, community organizer, interdisciplinary artist, and disc jockey (Opening and playing during intermissions)

3PM: Ishti Dance: Chicago-based, classically trained, contemporary Indian dancers and choreographers.

4PM: Jina Brass Band Featuring Members of Funkadesi: Jina Brass Band, Chicago’s first Indian baraat dhol and brass band in their first collaboration with Chicago-based bhangra, Bollywood, folk, reggae, funk, and Afro-Caribbean band, Funkadesi.

Details

Date:
August 14
Time:
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://www.saichicago.org/calendar/sai-freedom-festival-day-02

Organizer

South Asia Institute
Phone:
(312) 929 - 3911
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Venue

South Asia Institute
1925 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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