Monday, March 17, 2008

Benefit Concert by Simon Shaheen for Mohammad Bakri :: Apr 17, 2008

Simon is presenting a fundraiser for Mohammad Bakri, Palestinian Actor and Director, who is currently standing trial for his documentary 'Jenin Jenin' (screened at BPFF 2007), on charges brought against him by five Israeli soldiers.

Ticket sales and donations will contribute to the defense of the liable suit brought against him.

Special Guests include:
MC Comedienne Maysoon Zayid
Syrian Clarinetist Kinan Azmeh and singer Yafa Bakri

When: Thursday, April 17th, 7:30 - 9:30 PM

(Reception to Follow)

Where: Historic St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 20th St, Chelsea

346 West 20 Street (between 8th + 9th Ave), New York

Tickets: $30 for Concert and $20 for Reception

Purchase Tickets by Phone: 212-352-3101 / 866-811-4111 (toll free)
Donations or questions contact Lisa at 917-407-5365
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