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Africa Night

As Africa Night is approaching another milestone, we pause to reflect on the past 14 years. The first Africa Night took place in May 1998 in Tilburg. But the catalyst to the first show began years earlier. In those days (and some would say even these days) if you looked… Read more

Africa Night Has Moved!

Africa Night

After about 7 years in partycentrum Albatros (and around 2 years in Paradox), Africa Night has moved to a new location. From January 2007 Africa Night is held in Cultuurbos Bosvreugd, Reeshofdijk 12 in Tilburg. This new chapter in the history of Africa Night gives the organiser of the dance… Read more

Wilf & Trish Depart

This latest edition of Africa Night had two themes running through it. One was the Muslim fasting period that started a day before the Africa Night. This meant that we expected that a couple of the regular guests will be missing. Last year’s Ramadan edition of the Africa Night drew… Read more

Africa Night Xmas Treat

The coming special Xmas edition of Africa Night in December 2004 will be one with a difference. Special for this edition, guests will be offered a chance to participate in Djembe and African dance workshops. Both of these will be under the guidance of experienced grandmasters from Africa. If you… Read more

Africa Night – September (The almost silent edition!)

Africa Night, the September 2004 edition has come and gone. It was just like the old times even though this edition started on a very shaky, silent note. We started as always at 22.00 hours with the sound check having taken place half an hour earlier. Everything seemed ok. At… Read more

Africa Night (Introduction)

Hello this is Africa Night. It is the name of the monthly dance night we organise in Tilburg, The Netherlands. This a dance night where we play mostly African music like Soukous, Rai, Mbalax, Afro-Beats, Zouglou etc. We also play music with roots in Africa like R & B, Reggae,… Read more