Any1Can WE WANT PEACE Concert & Art Show
Tue., Oct. 16, 6 p.m. 2012
From the venue:This concert, raising money to build schools in South Sudan, will feature Award-winning global recording artist Emmanuel Jal, a native of Sudan and former ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã…Â“Lost Boy.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â JalÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s previous performances include Nelson MandelaÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s 90th birthday and an appearance with Beyonce at the United Nations. During the concert, Jal will perform select songs with specially invited members of bands, orchestras and choruses from numerous metro-Atlanta high schools. The event will also include arts activities such as creating inspirational T-shirts and ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã…Â“Peace SquaresÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â that will be delivered to South Sudan. Paintings from local arts business will be auctioned.