“Join The Abbey community for an exciting evening of songs and sharing to help celebrate Refugee Week and to raise funds for OKSA(Oxford Kurdish & Syrian Association) and The Red Cross.
Refreshments and light snacks will be available for a donation.
Tickets Suggested Donation £15
John Elo, trustee and a key founder for OKSA will be talking to us about the work he does helping people settle and connect with local communities in and around Oxford.
Open Hearted Singers
Led by Natural Voice Practitioner, Emily Marshall, The Abbey’s new choir will be debuting their voices at this special event. Singing cross-cultural songs in harmonious A Capella.
Heidi Kilpeläinen Performing ‘Tango Therapy’
Heidi will be performing ‘Tango Therapy’ and discussing the making of her film that documents her journey through Finland while performing ‘Tango Therapy’ in Refugee centres and war invalids homes, across the country.
Musician Adnan Mustafa
A tailor by profession, Adnan will be playing an instrument called (tembûr or saz).”