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The GOLDEN EGG LOVE FEST

April 22 @ 9:30 am - April 23 @ 8:00 pm

 
“The GOLDEN EGG LOVE FEST”
DATE: 22-23 April 2017,(Earth Day Edition)
TIMES: 2 days 9.30-20.00 (+special CACAO 20.30-23.00)

‘The Golden Egg Love Fest’ is a co-creative collaboration of musicians, dancers, spoken word artists and community facilitators from diverse ethnic and faith backgrounds gathering together in a North East London Mosque, with the simple and strong intention: Celebrating diversity and unity, eclectic prayer and community through interactive multicultural spiritual music, dance, ritual, poetry and storytelling.

LOVE is the KEY and the GOLDEN THREAD that weaves human hearts together with mutual respect for all traditions, whilst dreaming embodied co-creative evolution

MULITICULTURAL / INTERFAITH / CO-CREATIVE SPIRITUAL LIVE MUSIC / DANCE / POETRY / STORYTELLING / RITUAL/ OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONIES / 5-RHYTHMS / MOVEMENT MEDICINE / KIRTAN / COMMUNITY DRUM CIRCLE

STALLS / THERAPIES
Vegan + Veggie Food

Islamic? Jewish? Buddhist? Hindu? Christian? Shamanic? Pagan? Atheistic? Agnostic? Jedi? ALL faiths, races, cultures, ages welcome with LOVE

***Special Event Saturday Night:
Hummingbird Dreams Sacred Cacao Ceremony***
IMPORTANT DETAILS ABOUT CACAO HERE: FB EVENT LINK
https://www.facebook.com/Hummingbird-Dreams-1186918284753987/

FUNDRAISING EVENT in support of local and international community projects with a focus on Spiritual Evolution, Environmental Consciousness, Social Justice and Education:

. Masjid Ramadan Mosque Repair and Refurbishment Fund
. Afrikaya Nursery School New Yundum (The Gambia)
. Terra Mirim Foundation (Brazil and International)
. Healing the Land Project (Columbia)

AMAZING GUEST MUSICIANS AND FACILITATORS including:

ANTARMA
SALI MUSICA and The World Re-Evolution
SIVANI MATA + Friends
MARINA BULGARELLI
MARINA AVETISIAN
AJAY RAJANI
KAY SMITH
KEEF WESOLOWSKI MILES and ALI YOUNG
MILA RIBEIRO
RAFA SEMILLA
RACHEL ROSE-REED
D.O.C.4
ANU ZRAEL
MINOUBA NOMBREUSE * featured DANCE artist in the Open Mic session on Sunday, will also be making spontanous offerings over the weekend

*Suprise Special Guests tba
+ many other many other musicians, poets, storytellers, dancers and more from multicultural and multi-faith traditions

PROGRAMME SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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We really encourage everyone to be there for the opening ceremony and beyond. Our intention is to co-create a sacred space for embodied, heart-centred community weaving, healing and celebration. This is about UNITY and DIVERSITY in organic COMMUNITY.

SATURDAY 22nd (Earth Day)

09.00 Doors OPEN for time to arrive, aclimatise, meet, greet, eat or enjoy a breakfast juice or coffee in the yard.

10.30 OPENING CEREMONY with SPECIAL GUESTS

11.15-13.00
Multi-Cultural Community Drum Circle – KAY SMITH
(guest performance by INDIA BLUE)
Kay loves drumming and sharing the joy and the sense of well being that she gets from it. She started drumming 12 years ago, running Drum Circles and interactive drumming for parties, for the past 7 years all over the country. Her tutors are master Djembe drummers and has perfomed as part bands in the UK, Senegal and at the 2012 Olympic Openning Ceremony.

+ India Blue “India Blue is a faerie-folk artist who brings magic to earth dwellers in dreamy and unique music. Residing in the human city of Brighton, India aims to spread the energy of the fae-folk through songs of nature, dreams and reality…”

13.05

13.15-15.15
“Its not wrong, its just different”
Open Space to Breathe and see what needs to arise, to share and be together

15.15-16.30
“Free Your Voice” with Sali Musica

16.30-17.45
SIVANI MATA and Friends (Kirtan)

18.00

18.15-19.45
ANTARMA
Antarma’s music spreads joy and uplifting energy. Heart opening songs on guitar, Ecstatic Afro Brazilian Djembe Rhythms, Soul, Reggae and Hiphop.

8.30-11PM
SPECIAL EVENT
HUMMINGBIRD DREAMS presents:
Cacao Powered Shamanic Dance
Earth Day Dance: ROOT DOWN and RISE-UP!
with KEEF WESOLOWSKI-MILES and MILA RIBEIRO + GOLDEN EGG MUSICIANS

in support of Terra Mirim Foundation
*this is an add-on not included in standard day/weekend pass*

SUNDAY 23rd April

10.00-11.30
AJAY RAJANI 5-RHYTHMS

11.30-12.30
MARINA BULGARELLI (Kirtan)

1.05pm

13.15-14.00
BOATS IN THE MARINA

14.00-16.00
OPEN MIC SHOWCAS hosted by ANU AZRAEL feat. eclectic offerings form our multi-faith, multi-cultural community. INCLUDING special guest DANCE performance by MINOUBA NOMBREUSE, exclusive ACOUSTIC SET by WIGGZARO, D.0.C.4, improvised musical magic from ANDREW MARSTRAND and spontaneous offferings from the wider gathering of active particpants (COULD THAT BE YOU?)

16.00-17.30

RACHEL ROSE REED, PEARLS OF ISLAM and more tba

RACHEL ROSE REID + Jewish and Islamic influenced Musical and Poetic Collaborations Kohenet RuachEl (Rachel Rose Reid) is a storyteller and ceremonialist. She is the first British woman ordained by the Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Institute, which reclaims and renews Jewish earth-based, embodied, feminine spiritual practice and leadership. She co-founded MoHoLo, a community house which continues to empower grassroots leaders to nurture their London neighbourhood and she has facilitated and reinvented ritual from Greenbelt Festival to Burning Man. As a storyteller she has worked for BBC Radio 3, London City Sinfonia, Billy Bragg, and the Southbank Centre.

5pm

18.00-20.15
“Weaving the Golden Thread of Spiritual Traditions, through Music and Movement” with Sali Musica and The World Re-Evolution + Keef Wesolowski Miles and guests. SALI MUSICA & The WOLD RE-EVOLUTION +KEEF WESOLOWSKI-MILES present: Weaving the Golden Thread of Spiritual Traditions, through Music and Movement. Putting us in touch with our ancestors, these world artists interpret ancient wisdom by adding musical colours that fill the
heart with bliss

20.15pm CLOSING CEREMONY

OPEN MIC:

Feel free to come along and put your name down if you have a song, poem or something inspiring to share (please email in advance if you are super keen to offer something that aligns with the theme of the festival:
thegoldeneggfest@gmail.com (heading: OPEN MIC)

STALL HOLDERS:
*we still welcome few more APPLICATIONS FOR STALLS. Please contact Ali Young for more details: wildmedicine64@gmail.com

THERAPIES:
*we still welcome few more APPLICATIONS FOR THERAPISTS. Please contact Ali Young for more details: wildmedicine64@gmail.com

IMPORTANT:

Drug and Alcohol free event
ALL AGES including children WELCOME (under 16s FREE)

+ VERY SPECIAL Saturday Night EVENT +
Hummingbird Dreams Cacao Ceremony and Shamanic Dance:
“Root Down and Rise Up!”
Designed to align with EARTH DAY and Terra Mirim Foundation 8.30-11pm SATURDAY 22 APRIL
with
Mila Ribeiro (Terra Mirim / Hummingbird Dreams)
Keef Weolowski Miles
(Terra Mirim / Hummingbird Dreams / PranaMotion))
Supported by USM *Urban Shamans Movement
(www.urbanshamans.org)
FB: Hummingbird……

TICKETS
We want this to be as inclusive and as affordable as possible, so we have created a range of ticketing options for day passes, weekend passes, special event cacao pass. These include FULL PRICE, Concessions and Early Bird Options:

ALL tickets and details here: http://buytickets.at/thegoldenegg/88822

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Details

Start:
April 22 @ 9:30 am
End:
April 23 @ 8:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/The-Golden-Egg

Venue

Shacklewell Lane Mosque
Dalston
London, E8 2DA
+ Google Map

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