X Takes The Stand:

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FORWARD Youth Programme invites you to 'X Takes the Stand: a music and spoken word event'.

 

When: Friday 21st February 2014
Time: Doors 6pm, Show time 7pm-11pm
Where: Surya, 154-156 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JL
Tickets: £10 advance, £12 on the door, £8 students (proof will be required) & £15 after 9pm. Buy them here.

 

An evening of moving, powerful spoken word pieces by FORWARD's Youth Advocates on the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM) interwoven with music sets including jazz, hip hop & ancestral Afrikan rhythms. A night to make you think, feel inspired, dance and enjoy!

 

Stand up and speak out to the sound of our beat!

Music by: Mulele Matondo Afrika
Bumi Thomas (FORWARD Ambassador)
Mas Law

 

MC: Imhotep

 

Spoken Word: FORWARD Youth Advocates for Change
Rich Blk

 

'X Takes the Stand' will include poems such as X Marks The Spot: See here to read the poem.

 

For more information: [email protected]uk.org.uk

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