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Sitting on a Tree

Spoken Word / Music
Friday, 12th February 2016, 6.00 pm
Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Admission: 500/= Ksh

Sitting on a Tree is a poetry and musical performance written and performed by Checkmate Mido and Raya Wambui.
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