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3rd Annual Bajan Broughtupsy - A Celebration Of Pride!

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Brooklyn Music School

126 Felix Street

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The 3rd Annual Bajan Broughtupsy - A Celebration Of Pride!

November 4th 2017

Brooklyn Music School

126 Felix Street (between Lafayette Avenue & Hanson Place)

Brooklyn, NY 11217

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

General Admission: $30.00

Hosted by: Archie Miller, Empress Poetry & Negus Adeyemi

Music by: DJ Dynasty


Brought to you by both poets, spoken word artists and published authors Empress Poetry & Negus Adeyemi. Both of these artists of Barbadian heritage currently reside in New York City. They have come together by their mutual love for cultural arts and Barbados. combining their passion for both, they have birthed and produced Bajan Broughtupsy. An evening of culture which contains tuk music, folk music, drumming, singing, dancing, prose, calypso and spoken word. Which of whom ALL the artists that will be performing are of Barbadian descent.

Our purpose is to use this Celebration of Independence as a platform to introduce Barbados, NYC and the rest of the world to a variety of Barbadian artists living and performing throughout the NY area. The mission is to display the roots of our culture and use the arts as a bridge to connect the generations of Barbadians living in the NY area. Lastly, our intentions are to teach our history, celebrate our progress and promote ideas for an outstanding future.

Performers:

*Archie Miller & Di King Tuk Riddims

*Portia-Ann Bradley

*Roger "Wyze" Smith

*Shante' Cozier

*Parlay Living

*Jackie Brathwaite

*Brandon Valery

*Shakasis feat. The NuSa Dancers

*Negus Adeyemi

*Empress Poetry

In continuing the tradition, we will also be honoring Glenville Lovell (poet/dancer/novelist/playwright) for his contributions to and promotion of Barbadian culture through the arts in the NYC area and Worldwide. We hope that you see our vision and join us for an amazing evening in celebration of our beautiful paradise Barbados.

For Information: 646-504-3990

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