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Welcome to BATUKE! Festival 2018 presents
BATUKE! Festival - 9th Edition - PARTY
Sunday 26 August
All orders will be subject to a fee of £1.50 except if your tickets are free or if you are a member
In a nutshell
BATUKE! festival offers you an immersive experience into Afro-Luso culture. Come to an evening of exciting dance showcases and a party led by international DJ Pasuas.
Experience an evening of Afro Luso music and dance. Doors open at 9pm. By 9:30pm there will be a warm up Kizomba class, open to all levels, with an Instructor from Studio Afro Latino dance academy. The night will be punctuated with performances in Kizomba and Semba and Afro by international & UK artists, MC’ed by festival director Iris De Brito. International guest Ivan Monteiro Pinheiro, better known as Dj Pausas, flown specially from Lisbon, plus London resident DJ B + special guest Sean Wilson from Kizomba Manchester will be playing a selection of Afro-Luso rhythms.
What to Expect
There will be shows by international and UK artists. Later in the evening party will ensue with plenty of interaction: under the direction of DJ Pausas, international kizomba star from Lisbon playing ecletic sounds of Kizomba, Zouk, Semba, Kuduro and more AfroBeats. You will be able to participate in impromptu animations, meet people and socialise with artists alike.
What people are saying
'BATUKE! Festival has become this annual platform in the UK where artists from Afro-Luso diasporas and beyond can meet and share their common heritage with participants from London and the world.' - Prof Ananya Kabir’s (King’s College English Professor)
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Watch: Batuke! festival
Things you should know
Suitable for 18+
This ticket is only for the Batuke! festival party. Buy a festival pass here
This event is wheelchair accessible.