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Red Brick Arts Centre & Museum

April 2019

Kobo Town

April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Kobo Town is named after the historic neighbourhood in Port-of-Spain where calypso was born amid the boastful, humorous and militant chants of roaming stick-fighters. Situated near the fishermen's wharf, the area was a site of constant defiance and conflict, a place where sticks and stones, songs and verses clashed with the bayonets and batons of colonial rule. From their home in Toronto, the JUNO-nominated group has brought their distinct calypso-inspired sound to audiences across the world, from Port-of-Spain to Paris…

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