Grupo Bayano 30th Anniversary Celebration

Join Grupo Bayano, a Seattle-based Caribbean music and dance group, in celebrating our 30th Anniversary, on Sunday December 21, 4:00-8:00pm at Club Sur. Named after a Maroon community in what is today Panamá, Grupo Bayano continues in the spirit of collaboration, strength, and unity. Proceeds from this event go to supporting the cultural arts and educational work of the Center for Linguistic and Cultural Democracy (CLCD). We send a special thanks to Club Sur, DJ Garifuna, MC T, and all of the generous and talented artists for their contributions. Suggested Donation is $10 to $20. Performances include: Salsa de Puerto Rico, 30 Years of Che Che Colé, Baile Purépecha de Michoacán, Jarabe Mixteco de la región Mixteca de México, Nayabingi Drumming from Jamaica, Capoeira, Bele fromTrinidad and Tobago, Merengue Traditional from República Dominicana, Garifuna Punta, Bailes Folklóricos de Panamá, and Puerto Rican Bomba. We will have a steel pan performance as a transition into dance workshops and music with DJ Garifuna. Contributing Artists include Dominicanos Unidos, Grupo Bayano, Naomi Vásquez, Otoquí Reyes, Phillip Francis, Raíces Panameñas, Ricardo Guity, and Santiago Crosby-Vega. Music by DJ Garifuna (Salsa, Reggae, Punta, Merengue, Cumbia, Soca, Bachata). Elite Fotobooth by Carlos Imani Photography. Vestuario by Gloria Toolsie, Maria Luísa Aguilera, and Rae-Ann Barras.

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