New Breed Entertainment and DrumminSoul Contemporary Art & Design Present: Toukouleur, an exposition of African Art & Furnishings from Senegal, West Africa. Thursday, March 22, 2007 from 6pm-10pm for the Champagne and Wine Reception(Free Admission). Sponsored by The Calistoga Group. And on Friday, March 23, 2007 A Gala evening of Music & Cultural Expression. Host: Radio Personality Leslie Stoval with live musical performance by Djialy Kunda Kouyate from Senegal, West Africa. $15 advance ticket and $20 at door. Venue: Linen Life Park Avenue, 1375 Park Avenue, Emeryville, Ca 94608. Ph: 510-601-5550. For information contact Jendayi Brandon or visit

Who will be Black Comedy's Next Superstar? Find out on March 31, 2007 at the Paramount Theatre at 8PM where six finalists compete to be the 2007 winner. Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland. California. Phone:510-465-6400

Bay Area Black Comedy Competition & Festival is on February 16 thru February 18, 2007 at Willie Mays SkyBox, 6005 Shellmound Street, emeryville, California. Phone 510-923-0686. For more information on the 21st Annual BayArea Black Comedy Competition visit

Conversations On Africa(COA) monthly events take place every second Saturday of the month at Cafe Axe' Cultural Center located at 1525 Webster Street, Oakland, California. For information call (301) 238-4396.

Past events: The award-winning jazz club, Savanna Jazz, presents Anna Maria Flechero and her band , Jeffrey Chin on piano, Mark Lee on drums, Tim Landis on guiter and Nelson Braxton on drums. Show dates: June 15, July 20 and August 19@8:30pm. Savanna Jazz is at 2937 Mission Street, San Francisco, phone: 415-285-3369.

Anna Maria Flechero and her band will also appear at Jazz 'round Shanghai 1930 on July 22@8pm. Shanghai 1930 is located at 133 Steuart Street, San Francisco. Phone: 415-896-5600.

La Pena Cultural Center presents Ghanaian-American Singer-Songwriter, Akosua on Thursday June 22nd @8pm. La Pena is located at 3501 bShattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94705. Phone: 510-849-2568

Capital City Artists' Collective of Sacramento presents 3rd Saturday Workshop(Music & Poetry) Series 2006. Doors open 6:30PM. 4328 Stockton Blvd. Sacramento, CA Ph. 916-501-4641 or 916-519-8260.

West African Drum Class by Samba Guise from Senegal @ Cafe Axe' Cultural Center every Saturday at 1PM-2PM. $10 and $5 drum rental. Call 510-839-0055 or email

Cafe " Axe" Cultural Center presents: & Café “Axe” Cultural Center present:
Conversations On Africa (COA), the Wambara Project. Every first Saturday of the month (beginning in June) , from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM. Address is: Café “Axe” Cultural Center, 1525 Webster Street, Oakland CA. Call (510) 839-0055.

Conversations On Africa(COA) presents Meet & Greet networking conversations 3rd Thurdays 6pm-9pm at Adelis Restaurant. 6495 New Hampshire Avenue, Hyattville Maryland 20783 phone: 301-559-4600 For more, visit here.

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