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A celebration of incredibly diverse South Asian and South Asian-inspired culture, this festival explores and celebrates our differences, spinning and weaving a fantastic cultural thread around us all.

 

Please visit masalamehndimasti.com for full festival listings.

 

Part of Hot Spot Summer 2011, a series of festivals and cultural events that run from Victoria Day weekend through to Thanksgiving!

Events will be added to this schedule as they are confirmed.

Devis n' Divas featuring Shirsha

1:30pm – 2:00pm

Mellow, powerful, soulful. Come out and enjoy the amazing production that is Devis ní Divas; highlighting exceptional female singers and their works.

Family

Music

Rajasthani Group Performance

2:00pm – 3:00pm

A special M!M!M! performance by our visitors from Rajasthan.

Dance

Music

Chef Roshni Mansukhani

2:30pm – 3:30pm

A cooking demonstration by a champion chef!

Food

Panwar Music Dance Academy featuring Hemant & Vaishali Panwar

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Hemant Panwar is a renowned dancer who has mesmerized audiences around the world!

Music

M!M!M! Chillout

3:30pm – 4:30pm

With 10 years of songwriting and performing under his belt, 200 shows a year, over 2,000 EPs sold, and a new album in production, Mandippal is getting recognized as a serious player on the singer-songwriter scene.

Music

Kids Jam Session

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Calling all kids! Come and join in a free-for-all dance party to music especially put together for kids.

Dance

Family

GhuMMMo featuring Tarana Dance Company

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Whatís Masala Mehndi Masti with out some dancing?

Dance

Devis n' Divas featuring Anusha Sivalingam

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Mellow, powerful, soulful. Come out and enjoy the amazing production that is Devis ní Divas featuring Anusha Sivalingam!

Family

Music

Bathiya & Santhush

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Bathiya & Santhush have composed, produced and performed some of Sri Lanka's biggest hits.

Music

MMMystique featuring Naqi Ali Khan

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Naqi Ali Khan has a golden voice that has captured the hearts of audiences locally and all over the world.

Music

Sacrifice

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Sacrifice is a play written by Rabindranath Tagore concerning his views of religious intolerance.

Theatre

Chillin' Panel

5:00pm – 6:00pm

We invite you to engage in a two-part panel about the portrayal of gay identity in South Asian film and the stigma of HIV.

Lectures

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