Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Nuit Blanche, all-night art festival

The Annual all-night art festival, Nuit Blanche (White Night), is this weekend April 6-7th.
The festival takes place in cities around the world including: Paris, New York, Toronto, Montreal, Brussels, Rome, Madrid and in this coming year, Melbourne, Australia and ATHENS, OHIO! 
Nuit Blanche includes the participation of private and public institutions, where the whole town itself becomes a space for music, film, dance, art and performances.

ARTS/WEST will be hosting the performance "Prison Graduates"  from 7:30-9:00pm. This original play is by Efo Kojo Mawugbe and directed by Michael Ofori.

Nuit Blanche Athens established and co-directed by Zelma Badu-Younge and Paschal Yao Younge (directors of the Annual Ohio University World Music and Dance Festival and Concert, and the AZA!! African Music and Dance Concert), in collaboration with Ohio University Schools of Dance and Music. Also, along with Azaguno, a vibrant multi-ethnic ensemble.

For more information on the festival visit http://www.ohio.edu/finearts/whats-happening/news-story.cfm?newsItem=0B29BFCF-5056-A800-485BF2CA9E19CFEA

To view the full list of events visit http://www.ohio.edu/compass/stories/12-13/4/upload/Nuit_Blanche_Events2013-2.pdf