MOV and VIBC Present Bhangra.me: Vancouver’s Bhangra Story, Opening May 5
Bhangra.me: Vancouver’s Bhangra Story, is an interactive exhibit that links Bhangra music and dance with issues of identity, politics, diaspora and life in Vancouver. Co-produced by the Museum of Vancouver (MOV) and Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration Society (VIBC), Bhangra.me runs from May 5 – October 23, 2011 at 1100 Chestnut Street in Vanier Park.
Bhangra.me launches in conjunction with VIBC’s 7th Annual City of Bhangra Festival. From dance teams in the 70s, to international DJs in 2011, this interactive exhibit features Vancouver’s unique Bhangra story. Play instruments, listen to local DJ-curated playlists, read about Bhangra’s connection to social protest, and dance in the Performance Lounge.
Tuesday – Sunday | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday | 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Monday | Closed
For more info visit: www.museumofvancouver.com