Fiesta Fela, Santa Fe’s annual free festival of African Art, Music and Culture, celebrates
its 7 th anniversary with a headline performance by rising Zimbabwean musical star
Prince Kudakwashe Musarurwa .
The festival will feature authentic performances of African music, dance, poetry, acrobatics,
fabric design and other aspects of the culture.
This year’s special guest artists include a musical royalty from Zimbabwe, Prince
Kudakwashe Musarurwa making his first North American tour. He’ll be backed by
the fabulous Key Ingredients of African Soul , a Mbira band from Arizona. Also
performing will be Racine Kreyol bringing music from Haiti, and The Mosaic Dancers
from Pomegranate Studious in Santa Fe. They will join the reliable cast ( Agalu, Wassa
Wassa, The Swank Brothers, Elize Gent, Gasali Adeyemo, Dean Howell, and The
Inspiration Squad) who have appeared at Fiesta Fela for the past seven years.