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December 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Diaspora Showcase Africa: Fashion, Music, Food, Dance, & Entertainment
On Saturday, December 14, 2013, the award winning Diaspora Showcase Africa, created by Kwevi Quaye, will be featured at the elegant Etherton Gallery, 135 South 6th Avenue, Tucson, Arizona. A Spring collection by fashion designers Roger Gary ( New York ), Michelle Cole (Guyana ), and Kike Adeeko (Nigeria) will grace the runway. Acoustic, Blues, and Jazz interpretations of the Great South African singer, Miriam Makeba, will be covered by Josh and Miray Rhoads of Duo Vibrato, and Hal Jackson, vocalist of Rockers Uptown. Walter E Jones – whose television credits include CSI and NYPD Blue – will host the evening. ADAKU CATERING will provide a light meal of assorted cuisine from Africa.
The event begins at 6 pm. Tickets are $45 and available only in advance by calling: 520-888-1262. Space is limited, no tickets will be sold at the door or on the day of event. For more information, please contact Diaspora Showcase: