Worldfest 2004


Come out and support Worldfest 2004, May 3 - 9!! This cultural festival at UCLA offers a variety of events - something for everyone! Films, concerts, lectures, theatrical performances, and more.


Thursday, May 06, 2004
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
various locations
UCLA campus and UCLA Hammer Museum
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Thursday, May 6
Global Issues Fair: Westwood Plaza, 11 am - 2 pm (Tabling)

Cultural Music and Dance Performance: Bruin Plaza, 12 - 1 pm

Black Activism at the Bunche Center: Cultural Nationalism, Black Power and the Arts
Haines 135, 12 - 1:30 pm

Diversity Forum:  6:30 - 10 pm - "Exploring Cultural Perspectives on Gender and Sexual Violence"
Royce Hall, Room TBA, Presented by the UCLA Clothesline Project

Friday, May 7
Cultural Music and Dance Performances: Bruin Plaza, 12 - 1 pm

Student Groups' Tabling: Bruin Plaza, 11 am - 2 pm

International Film Festival
De Neve Auditorium, 7 - 11 pm

Saturday, May 8
A Spring Festival of World Music:  Bali and West Africa
Hammer Museum, 2 - 5 pm
2 pm - Music of Bali Ensemble, I Nyoman Wenten and Nanik Wenten, co-directors, featuring fast-tempo Gamelan music and costumed dance.
 
3:30 pm - Music of West Africa Ensemble, Kobla Ladzekpo, director, featuring music and social dances of the Ewe people of Ghana and Togo, the Fon of Benin, and the Ashanti of Ghana.
This event is at the Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles; phone 310-443-7000.  For parking info, see below.

Festival of Archiving Filipino American Music in Los Angeles
Schoenberg Music Building, 1 - 7 pm

Sunday, May 9
Nigerian Culture Show
Ackerman Grand Ballroom, 7:30 - 9:30 pm

On-going Events:
May 4 - 6 DiversCITY: UCLA Tent City of the Diversity Requirement
Schoenberg Music Quad

May 4 - 7, Art Exhibit - Kerckhoff Art Gallery - World Art


For more info call:  310-825-6564 or email worldfest_04@yahoo.com or worlfest04@orl.ucla.edu or AzNkAt637@aol.com


Free; parking is available for UCLA campus events for $7.  For Hammer Museum parking rates,
visit www.hammer.ucla.edu/information_planning.htm

Worldfest is co-sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Commission and the Office of Residential Life (ORL).  Worldfest is funded by the Campus Programming Committee and the Undergraduate Students Association Programming Fund; paid for by USAC and ASUCLA Waiver Pool.
 


Cost : free

Tel: 310-825-6564

worldfest_04@yahoo.com


Sponsor(s): , Worldfest is co-sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Commission and the Office of Residential Life (ORL). Worldfest is funded by the Campus Programming Committee and the Undergraduate Students Association Programming Fund; paid for by USAC and ASUCLA Waiver Pool.