Haiti Cultural Exchange (HCX), a nonprofit organization founded to develop, present and promote the cultural expressions of the Haitian people, will host HCX|INDIGO BLUE SUMMER CELEBRATION. The night will be dedicated towards celebrating HCX’s three year anniversary and will include live musical performances by Haitian musical artists Alan Cavé and Pauline Jean, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and dancing. The event will be held Saturday June 30th, 2012 from 8:00 pm to 2:00 am at the Thompson Hotel-Gild Hall. For more information or tickets visit tiny.cc/IndigoBlue.
Haiti Cultural Exchange is proud to announce that top Haitian Compas musician Alan Cavé, multicultural Jazz artist Pauline Jean (accompanied by Vo-Duo) and DJ Ricky Bonds will be performing.
Pauline Jean has awed audiences with her creatively dynamic performances and has showcased her work at various international venues in Finland, Switzerland, Lebanon and the United Kingdom. Following Pauline Jean’s performance will be Alan Cavé. Over the past two decades Alan Cavé has played an influential role in the Haitian Compas movement and has gone on to win multiple awards including “Favorite Konpa Song of the Year”, “Favorite Solo Album of the Year” and “People’s Choice Artist of the Year.” Prominent Haitian poet and performer Michèle Voltaire Marcelin will be hosting the event while DJ Ricky Bonds will keep the energy high, filling the night with an array of hits that will surely keep people dancing all night long.
INDIGO BLUE promises to be a special night where members of the Haitian community and HCX supporters can come together and celebrate three wonderful years since the founding of Haiti Cultural Exchange. Items to be raffled will include designer jewelry, concert tickets, and L’Oreal beauty product gift bags. The festivities will not only support an organization that has worked relentlessly to provide NYC with year-round Haitian culture, but will surely be a night of performances and people to remember. For tickets and to see the official invitation visit the Indigo Blue Summer Celebration ticket page.