The Liverpool Arabic Weekender 17-19 July 2009

The Arabic Weekender 17-19 July 2009

Take a fresh look at Arabic Culture
Packing the full flavour of the festival, The Arabic Weekender bursts with music, film, food, literature and family activities.

Highlights include:
Ramallah Underground
Music | £7/5
Fri 17th July, 9pm | the Bluecoat
Ramallah Underground harness Hip Hop to communicate contemporary experiences of life in Palestine.

Family Day
Music, dance food and stalls | FREE
Sat 18th July, 12 – 5pm | the Bluecoat
Experience the sounds and colours of a typical Arabian bazaar during this afternoon of activities for the whole family.

Natacha Atlas & The Mazeeka Ensemble with Abdullah Chhadeh & Syriana
Music | £16.50, £21.50
Sat 18th July, 7.30pm | Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
A fantastic double bill featuring full sets by Syriana followed by Atlas & The Mazeeka Ensemble.

Salt of this Sea
Film | £7
Sun 19th July, 3pm | FACT
Certification 18
Award winning romance about a Brooklyn born Palestinian who returns to her homeland.
To book tickets please see or call the Bluecoat on 0151 702 5324 for a brochure