The Star Theatre at The Kittery Community Center Kittery, ME
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"Tradition is a heritage we treasure from birth to death." - Wodaabe Proverb
You're invited to celebrate West Africa's unique & legendary nomadic cultures!
Saturday May 31 5-9pm The Star Theatre @ The Kittery Community Center Kittery ME
Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine & West African percussion sounds by Namory Kieta Engage with our Special Guest from Niger: RAIN Artisan Coordinator Mouhamed Gado Take part in a live auction of exciting experiences hosted by Hap Moore & Kathleen Soldati Watch a private screening of the film "Behind the Blue Veil"
Travel the shifting sands of the nethermost regions of West Africa free of baggage or layovers - stamp your passports at each Tournee to win a unique prize! Shop our Nomadic Marketplace and learn about the ancient heritage and modern struggles of the Wodaabe & Tuareg people.
Tournee Stops RAIN in the Bush: Get a glimpse behind the scenes with RAIN on tournee (tour) in the remote desert. Wodaabe: People of the Taboo: Learn about the fascinating Wodaabe & shop authentic handcrafted items crafted by RAIN artisans. The Way of the Blue People: Shop for legendary jewelry, traditional desert decor & gain a glimpse of the elusive Tuareg culture. Women in Nomadic Niger: Women play central roles in nomadic culture learn how they drive RAIN programs.
The Star Theatre at The Kittery Community Center (View)
120 Rogers Road
Kittery, ME 03904