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The Mystical Arts of Tibet – Sand Mandala: Shannon Sunset Lounge, Memorial Union. Schedule:
9/13, Tuesday, 12n – 1pm, Mandala Opening Ceremony
9/13, Tuesday, 1:30pm – 4:30pm, Drawing of the lines
9/14, Weds. 9am – 6pm, Mandala Construction
9/15, Thursday, 9am – 6pm, Mandala Construction
9/16, Friday, 9am – 3pm, Mandala Construction
9/16, Friday, 3:30pm – 5pm, Closing Ceremony and Dispersal of the Sand


Thursday, 9/15, Fredric March Play Circle

5:30 pm, Film: LIFE IS WAITING: Referendum and Resistance in Western Sahara – directed by Iara Lee. Forty years after its people were promised freedom by departing Spanish rulers, Western Sahara remains Africa's last colony. This film chronicles the everyday violence experienced by Sahrawis living under Moroccan occupation and voices their struggle for self-determination through creative resistance and non-violence.

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Terrace:

6:45 pm: Enyedi-Salamon Ensemble, Hungary, dancing workshop (Rain: Festival Room)
8:15 pm: Enyedi-Salamon Ensemble, Hungary, performance (Rain: Play Circle)


Friday, 9/16, Memorial Union Terrace (rain: Shannon Hall):

5:30 pm: Rajab Suleiman & Kithara, Zanzibar
7:30 pm: Alsarah & the Nubatones, Sudan/USA
9:30 pm: The Dhol Foundation, India/England


Saturday, 9/17, Willy St. Fair, Large Stage:

2:30 pm: Femina, Argentina
4:45 pm: A-Wa, Israel/Yemen
7 pm: Ótimo Dance, performing with Drum Power students and lead by Yorel Lashley and Tom Ross, Brazil/Madison
7:30 pm: The Villalobos Brothers, Mexico

Shannon Hall:
8pm: The Mystical Arts of Tibet. Free
 

Terrace (Rain: Fredric March Play Circle):
9:30 pm: A-Wa, Israel/Yemen


Thursday, 9/29, Memorial Union Terrace (rain: Shannon Hall):
7 pm: Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino, Italy
9 pm: Troker, Mexico


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