Family Show With The Akano Brothers & Friends
LANGUAGE English, Yoruba, Igbo
AGE family groups
WHEN 22nd February 2020, 5 pm
WHERE Draíocht, Blanchardstown
DURATION 1 h
Join Segun and Micheal Akano & Friends, multi instrumentalists who have been playing together since childhood, for an hour of family musical fun. The brothers have played at numerous corporate events, African ceremonies, churches, music festivals and workshops. They have performed with and along-side Discovery Gospel Choir, Yankari Afrobeat Band and Tony Allen to mention a few, as well as performing all over Ireland. Born in Lagos, Nigeria, they have found a new home in Ireland and share their language, African musical and dance heritage with everyone. Come join us for some upbeat family fun, for groovy and energetic sounds of Afrobeats with a modern twist, all while celebrating African culture.
HOW TO GET THERE
By car: The Draíocht is located on the Navan Road/N3 off the M50 and there are over 7000 free parking spaces available. Take the exit for Blanchardstown off the M50 and follow the signs for the Blanchardstown Centre.
By bus: Bus Routes servicing the Centre include
No. 39, 39a, 76a, 236, 238 & 270.