Festival of the Silk Road 2010
Dance, Music & Poetry of Iran, Afghanistan, Turkey, China, Tajikistan, Indonesia and more...
Featuring concert performances by Ballet Afsaneh - the Bay Area's critically acclaimed Silk Road performance ensemble, Yore Turkish Folk Dance Ensemble, Chinese Performing Artists of America, Wan-Chao Dance, Gadung Kasturi Balinese Dance & Music, Shahrzad Dance Company, Niosha Dance Academy. Musical guests include: Homayun Sakhi & Salar Nader Afghan Ensemble, Persian music by Neema Hekmat - Pourya Khademi, Salar Khoshfahm & Ali Bazyar, Salokhiddin Fakhriev Tajik/Uzbek percussion, celebrated guest artist Moses Sedler on cello, vocalists Bon Singer, and Sonja Drakulich.... many more!
Don't miss the Silk Road Bazaar, Arts, Crafts and displays begins at 6:30pm.
Produced in association with Yore Turkish Folkdance, Chinese Performing Artists of America, Wan-Chao Dance, Shahrzad Dance Company, Niosha Dance Academy, the Arts Council Silicon Valley, and the Office of Cultural Affairs of the City of San Jose.
Mexican Heritage Theater
1700 Alum Rock Ave
San Jose, CA 95116
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