Iberia! Jamón Iberico! IBER-DANZA! As part of its program of cultural activities in 2016, the Spanish Embassy announces the presentation of contemporary dance group “Iberdanza”. When will it take place? It will occur Friday, April 22 at 19.00 at the Halle de la Gombe (French Institute ) at the Kinshasa International dance Festival Viva Kinshasa!
In 1944, the D-Day for the invasion of Normandy by the Allies has failed and Europe has not been released from the German forces. The men of an isolated Welsh village disappear and their wives believe that they have joined the resistance and soon German soldiers arrive at the village. >> View the trailer (via YouTube) … More Movie Resistance in Kinshasa
How crazy does it sounds to say that people are partying “La Feria de Abril” in Kinshasa? Well they are! Saturday 16th April in Rocas! In Kinshasa, “the sky is the limit”, and many Spanish (and known Spanish) women have decided to be creative for the event and dress up as a flamenca with pagne! … More Feria de abril in Kinshasa
The British Embassy is organising a Quiz night on Thursday 18 February. Enjoy the benefits of Quiz, which include: · Dialogue · Some (easier) quiz questions · Dialogue · Music · Answers to quiz questions · Food · Drink · Dialogue · Dialogue. How much & how many people can come? 6 persons max per … More British Embassy Quiz night in Kinshasa
I was surprised to learn that the 16th of January was a National Holiday in DRC… Why? Because it is also the date of my birthday! I decided to read and write about it, so that I could inform some of the people who read me about this important dates for the Congolese: January 16 … More 16-17th January, National Holidays in DRC
I would like to thank all of you for these last months of VivaKinshasa. Since I started writing in August 2015 I have had 20.000 views and more than 5.300 visitors. Thank you all!! VivaKinshasa has been a personal and collective project for me and my family, for all the crazy ones who have decided … More THANK YOU 2015 from Viva Kinshasa
Come and see, learn all about the taste of these artists: Mukalay, Mambengi and Kengele. Just for all of you in Kinshasa! Where? TMB Showroom: 1, Place du Marché ( just across from Vlisco) When? open to the public Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., also Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. How … More Exhibition -World Flamboyants:
Starting this Thursday 19th November with a cocktail from the sponsoring companies…. Kinshasa is preparing a Equestrian event, just like the one in Pretty Woman! When? From Friday 20th to Sunday 22th November Where?Cercle Hippique of of Kinshasa, near Ma Campagne. Opening hours: Friday and Saturday from 16:00, Sunday from 10:00 am Prices? Entry: Children (- … More Jumping International de Kinshasa
The Book Fair of Kinshasa starts is the moment of the year when people can enjoy and buy books about history, culture and more in Kinshasa. Authors from al around the world: RDC, Belgium, France, Sweden, Burundi and English will be exhibit. You have different places in “the city” to enjoy this fair: French Lycée Centre … More Book Fair in Kinshasa
Reggie with GLADIS ISONGO…….And more!! Ahhh! And Gin&Tonics! All included in Rocas Tapas Bar! Viva Kinshasa! When? Thursday 19th November at 19:50h Address: GALERIE GOMBE RIVER, 1022 Av des Forces Armees. Gombe, Kinshasa Phone number: +(243)824850760 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Papa Wemba in Petit Comité! Only for those who follow Viva Kinshasa! Only for those interested in Congolese Culture… Only for those who are in Kinshasa TODAY… Only for those who have time this evening…. Do you want to see Papa Wemba tonight, in a Bar? If you want to know a bit more….contact Viva Kinshasa: … More Papa Wemba in “Petit Comité” à Kinshasa
Hip hop, African Dance, Salsa…. And more!! Ahhh! And Gin&Tonics! All included in Rocas Tapas Bar! Viva Kinshasa! When? Saturday 14 November at 20h Address: GALERIE GOMBE RIVER, 1022 Av des Forces Armees. Gombe, Kinshasa Phone number: +(243)824850760 email: email@example.com
A “not to miss” opportunity. Probably the most known movie about RDC in the past years… The Man who Mends Women: The wrath of Hippocrates (the movie of Thierry Michel et Colette Braeckman) will be shown in TEXAF-BILEMBO this Thursday 5th November ! ***** The Man who Mends Women , is a documentary about Dr. Denis … More Movie: The Man who Mends Women: The wrath of Hippocrates 5/10/2015
When I first came to Kinshasa, people where telling me that there was nothing to do. And well, again and again, I believe they were WRONG! Welcome to the European Film Festival in Kinshasa! Loads of European films to watch in Kinshasa: Viva Kinshasa!
A few days ago I went to the Academie of Beaux Arts, where I made a post. While discovering its exposition, I felt in love with a few paintings. In fact one of them was spectacular. After asking the people around, it seemed that the painting was from an artist called Doudou Mbemba. To my … More Doudou Mbemba Exposition 3-31st October