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Mohamed Abozekry & Karkadé

Mohamed Abozekry & Karkadé (Cairo, Egypt/U.S. debut) Virtuoso oud prodigy convenes Egypt’s popular and classical music traditions, Sufi calls, and secular poetry with a new instrumental project.

For its fourth edition, Center Stage – a cultural exchange program initiated by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and produced by the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) – will bring five contemporary music and theater ensembles from Egypt and Ukraine to tour in the United States in September-November 2018. During independent month-long tours Dina Elwedidi (Egypt), Kurbasy (Ukraine), Mohamed Abozekry and Karkadé (Egypt), Teatr-Pralnia with CCA Dakh (Ukraine), and Youssra El Hawary (Egypt) will present more than 50 performances and hundreds of residency activities, classroom visits, workshops, artist-to-artist exchange, and community gatherings.

Date & Time

September 14, 2018

7:30PM

Add to Calendar 09/14/201807:30 PM 09/14/201811:59 PM America/New_York Mohamed Abozekry & Karkadé For its fourth edition, Center Stage – a cultural exchange program initiated by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs... More info at www.susquehannalife.com/events/149211/mohamed-abozekry-karkad- Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University 1 Dent Drive , Lewisburg, PA 17837 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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