• Raka + The Balkan Village Band & surprise guests

  • Sat, 09-11-2019 at 19:00
  • Groundlings Theatre
    42 Kent Street
    PO1 3BS Portsmouth
Raka + The Balkan Village Band & surprise guests - Groundlings Theatre - Portsmouth

DARKFEST PRESENTS RAKA + THE BALKAN VILLAGE BAND WITH SURPRISE GUESTSBring your dancing shoes for a feast of Balkan, Romani and Eastern European traditional dance music. As Portsmouth Darkfest 2019 draws to a close join us for a night of music and magic as Raka weave their spell and take us on a journey to the east.High energy 8 piece Raka are named after a traditional Bulgarian dance. Full of leg kicks, clicking heels and hands held high, their unmistakable groove gets everyone to their feet. Not ‘fusion’ but a genuinely authentic repertoire brought from the sweaty back rooms of North London clubs to Portsmouth for one night only."Absolutely magnificent, no one can sit still listening to Raka!" DJ Ritu, A World in London - Resonance FM“Raka burst with traditional Balkan flair, the group earn their title as the essential act of the weekend.” Eva Hibbs, Nightshift Magazine 7-11pm, 9th November 2019 At Groundlings Theatre, 2 Kent St, Portsmouth PO1 3BSAdvance Tickets: £12On the door: £16Tickets from the box office or online:Supported by Arts Council England, Groundlings Theatre, Big Adventures, 1000 Plateaus and University of Portsmouth.A Cursed City - Dark Tide event: http://thesnowwitch.com/http://bit.ly/2ZqCoMz