In an expression of solidarity and hope for all the Roma of Kosovo - VOR will sponsor a number of Herdeljez concerts including local Romani musicians, singers and dancers and with the Queen of Gypsy Song: ESMA REZHEPOVA and her band from Skopje in Kosovo:
Sunday, May 5th
12:00 noon - Lapje Selo (Sala Doma Culture-Cultural house hall)
5pm - IDP camp in Plemetina
Monday, May 6th
1:30pm - Zitkovace IDP camp, North Mitrovica
More information and photo's fom the events will be posted in the coming days.
2002 VOR Projects
Previous Calendar Dates of Note:
"INTERNATIONAL ROMANI DAY"
AT THE SLAVONIC CULTURAL CENTER IN
APRIL 5, 2002 - 7:30 PM
-TRADITIONAL ROMANI FOLK DANCES WITH SANI RIFATI
-MUSIC BY THE TOIDS - BELLY DANCING WITH KAJIRA & UNITED WE DANCE - VASIL BEBELEKOV & FAMILY
-SLAVONIAN TRAVELLING BAND -
FOOD BY JULIA (Bistro E. Europe)
60 ONONDAGA AVENUE
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94112
PH# (510) 649-0941
JOIN US FOR AN AFTERNOON AND EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE TO CELEBRATE HERDELJEZ AND BENEFIT VOR!
ASHKENAZ IN BERKELEY
MAY 5, 2002 - 3:00 PM
EDESSA - ANOUSH, AND OTHER MUSICAL PERFORMANCES - BELLY DANCING - TRADITIONAL ROMANI FOOD BY JULIA
(Bistro E Europe) , AND OTHER SUPRISES!
ASHKENAZ: 1317 SAN PABLO AVENUE, BERKELEY, CA
PH. # (510) 525-5099 www.ashkenaz.com
April 8 - International Roma Day
All over the world in cities such as New York, London (Central Hall, Westminster and Parliament Square), Vienna, Beograd, Bucurest, Athens, Zagreb and Skopje, Roma and Roma supporters will join together in mass show of support of the recent call at the OSCE meeting in Warsaw for recognition of Roma as a "nation without territory." VOR held a cultural information day at Bistro E. Europe in San Francisco
Read testimonials by by these two public officials:
- Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell (R-CO).
He is Chairman of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, as well as a member of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and the Senate Appropriations Committee.
- U.S. Department of State Spokesperson Richard Boucher