OKA kicks off Hapa-palooza Festival Month

Live and direct from Oz,
Folkfest favourites OKA is starting off Hapa-palooza Month in style with guest dancer Ashley Lopez and BWB DJs Lady Ra and Tspoon (Mixed Voices Raised 2014 speaker)

September 5, 2014
The Biltmore Cabaret
Doors 8pm, Show starts 9pm
$15 advance, more at the door

Get your Hapa dance party on!
We'll see you there!

2014 Programming is Announced

We are so excited to unveil our 2014 programming. 6 days, 8 events, and a smorgasbord of mixed talent and celebration.

Sept 23-27 Hapa Pop-up Shop and Hyphen Art Exhibit Opens 
Sept 24 Mixed Voices Raised - Stories that Shape Us with speakers including CBC's Margaret Gallagher and Delhi2Dublin's Tarun Nayar
Sept 25 Mixed Flicks - featuring the legendary Kip Fulbeck and Jeff Chiba Stearns
Sept 26 Hapa Pop-up Party - Live DJ, Tapas for Hapas, artists and festival organizers in attendance
Sept 27 Hip Hapa Hooray - Honouring 3 amazing awardees Kip Fulbeck, Fred Wah and Ann Makosinski. Live music by Buckman Coe
Sept 28 a.m. Hapa Pop-up artists talk
Sept 28 p.m. Hapa Family Day in the Park - live music by Green Tara, Metis dance, ultimate balloons, face painting, photo booth, interactive art installation and moreā€¦
Sept 28 p.m. Dance and a movie - salsa and screening of One Big Hapa Family

All events are free to the public. 
How awesome is that?