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3/31/2017 - A Voice from the Congo on March 31, 2017

The Alliance Française of Northwestern Connecticut will present “A Voice from the Congo” by Toto Kisaku on Friday, March 31 at 7pm. Mr. Kisaku is a theater director, actor, set designer and producer from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). For more than 17 years, he has traveled the world sharing his experience through shows, workshops, and residencies. For this presentation, Kisaku will provide historical background about the DRC, examine the influence of past and current rulers and leaders and share the story of his life growing up in the DRC. His talk will also touch on his socially conscious theatre work, and his point of view on the cost of freedom.

Mr. Kisaku’s presentation will be given primarily in French, however there will be visuals and/or translations for those who are less fluent in French.

After the presentation, there will be light refreshments served and time to further discuss questions with our guest speaker.

Please call 203-707-0710 to RSVP as there is limited seating. A suggested donation of $5 is kindly requested to help defray the costs of this event.

The Alliance Française of Northwestern Connecticut is a not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to promote the French language and the many cultures of French-speaking countries.

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Event: A Voice from the Congo
Event Date: 3/31/2017
Event Time: 7:00 pm
Admission Fee: Suggested Donation of $5
Event Organizers: Alliance Francaise of NW CT | 203-707-0710 | afnwct@afnwct.org | www.afnwct.org
Event Location: 1 Pomperaug Office Park, Suite 301, Southbury, CT 06488