Friday, February 8, 2013; 7:30 p.m.
Location: Bates Chapel, 275 College Street, Lewiston, Maine
Contact: Carly Bouchard; 2077827228
On February 8th, L/A Arts MainStage series presents Lady Smith Black Mambazo. The performance will be held at Bates Chapel, 275 College Street, Lewiston. Beginning at 7:30 PM, tickets cost $27 for adults, and $15 for students and seniors. To purchase tickets or for more information, please visit our website www.laarts.org or call us at 207-782-7228.
Lady Smith Black Mambazo is a male choral group from South Africa that sings in the vocal styles of isicathamiya and mbube. They rose to worldwide prominence as a result of singing with Paul Simon on his album, Graceland, and have won multiple awards, including three Grammy Awards. They were formed by Joseph Shabalala in 1960 and later became one of South Africa’s most prolific recording artists, with their releases receiving gold and platinum disc honors.