'The Hair Show' Honouring Our Roots: Viola Desmond

Cover image for EME event ''The Hair Show' Honouring Our Roots: Viola Desmond'

February 26, 2016 - February 27, 2016 - 6:00 pm (B3K3B4 Halifax Canada)

Join us for a cultural evening of art and entertainment honouring Viola Desmond @ The Company House on Friday, Feb 26th.

6PM Visual art exhibit featuring the works of Kim Cain and Wendie L. Wilson

7PM Chris Rock’s Documentary ‘Good Hair’ followed by a panel discussion

10PM – 2AM Old School Dance with DJ R$ $mooth

Special performances by ‘The Honey Bee of Soul’ singer/songwriter Cyndi Cain and Poet Laureate/spoken word artist El Jones


Event promotions by Kayla Borden – Paint Cha A Pitcha Productions
Sponors – Black Artist Network of Nova Scotia, EDNA Restaurant, The Company House, Womanhood Collective

EDNA Restaurant on Gottingen St. will be featuring African Nova Scotian menu items on the evening of ‘The Hair Show’

I am not my hair. I am not my skin. I am not your expectations… – India Arie