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Madison World Music Festival

Presented By Wisconsin Union Theater

Music and dance from unique and unexpected parts of the world. This festival is a celebration of cultures and takes place on the famous Memorial Union Terrace and the Willy Street Fair every fall. Featuring great artists and amazing Terrace atmosphere, it will be an experience you will remember for years to come.

You don't want to miss this free festival!


Festival Schedule & Locations

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Union South Marquee
7pm | Burkina Rising: The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso (film)

Friday, September 14, 2018
Memorial Union Terrace
4:30pm | Orquesta el Macabeo | Puerto Rico
5:15pm | Sona Jobarteh | Gambia (Play Circle)
6p | Dance Workshop with Lemon Bucket Orkestra (Festival Room)
6:45pm | Hoven Droven | Sweden
9pm | Lemon Bucket Orkestra | Canada/Eastern Europe

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Willy Street Fair
2p | Tani Diakite & the Afrofunkstars | Mali/Madison
4p | Aynur | Turkey
5:45p | La Misa Negra | Latin America
7:45p | Gili Yalo | Israel/Ethiopia

Memorial Union Terrace
9pm | La Dame Blanche | Cuba/France

September 13th - September 15th

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