Good news for LA! The “Ashé Africa” Initiative is generously flying Ongx all the way from Cape Town to perform at Pomona College in Los Angeles County, California, after a screening of The Creators. Details below:
Below, Ongx performs in front of his artwork:
Wed., Sep. 16, 2015, 4:15 p.m.
Film Screening: The Creators, the story of several South African artists and musicians. Followed by a Q&A with director/producer Laura Gamse ’07 and musician Ongx Mana. – Rose Hills Theatre
Thu., Sep. 17, 2015, 9 p.m.
Art After Hours music performance with Ongx Mona, in conjunction with a screening of The Creators – Pomona College Museum of Art
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Following the two events at Pomona College, Ongx will perform again after a screening of The Creators at Chapman University in Orange County:
Friday, September 18, 2015, 4 p.m.
Award-winning documentary on popular music during and after apartheid in South Africa: The Creators: South Africa through the Eyes of Its Artists, on in Argyros Forum, 209 A&B.
If the music and art aren’t enough to get you there, here’s a tongue twister:
And here is what happens when Ongx gets together with Creators’ cinematographer Bernard Myburgh:
California, see you soon!