Event: Alianait Arts Festival, June 29 – July 2 (Iqaluit)

27 06 2012

Alianait_CanadaDayPhoto by Ed Maruyama, used with permission from Alianait Entertainment Group.


“The 8th annual Alianait Arts Festival takes place June 29 to July 2 and the line-up of performers will deliver a mix of world-class music and a long weekend filled with fun, families & friends and creativity.

The program includes the following 4 Main Stage shows:

June 29, 7pmOpening Concert featuring Nunavik singer-songwriter Saali, popular local band The Jerry Cans, soulful and bluesy singer / pianist Ann Vriend, and Esther Powell & the Roughcuts from Rankin Inlet.

June 30, 2pm & 7pmCircus Show Timber featuring Artcirq and Cirque Alfonse.

July 1, 7pmCelebrate Canada Concert presenting calypso favourites KoboTown, emerging Nunavut artists Kikkukia and Agaatoq, Toronto Indie band The DoneFors.

July 2, 7pmClosing Concert will feature Greenland folk-rock sensation Simon Lynge, Brazilian jazz chanteuse Fernanda Cunha, soul, funk, hip hop ensemble Buzy B & the Honeycombs and local favourites The J J’s.”

Visit www.alianait.ca for more information.

Submitted by Heather Daley, Executive Director
Alianait Entertainment Group

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