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Freed from the Friday Funk - Dance Party in Otara

Media Release
16 October 2003

Freed from the Friday Funk - Dance Party in Otara

Bored? Nothing to do? How about checking out the "Blazin" hip hop and RnB dance party on Friday 24 October.

The Otara Music Arts Centre will be rocking to the style of NZ ITF champion for the last two years, DJ Mancho and the latest hip hop sounds. He has DJ'd for K'Lee, Dawn Raid, Mareko and King Kapisi. DJ Mancho has featured on DJ Sivere's "Major Flavors 2" and the new "Major Flavours 4". Watch out for his new single titled "Sweet as bro" and his album "Tabletalk" to be released in 2004.

Manukau City Council's arts programmer, Ruth Thompson, says the aim is to provide youth with an opportunity to have an organised dance on a Friday night in a safe, purpose built venue.

Just $2 entry for 13-18 year olds. Head on down to OMAC for loud non-stop music The fun starts at 7pm, winding up at 10pm.

Phone OMAC on 274 6400 for details.

ENDS

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