26. mai – Children’s Latin America

Children’s Latin America is a mini festival where the whole family can frolic in mini concerts, dance shows and other activities from different countries in Latin America.

  • This is a free cultural event for the whole family, with music and dance arranged for children aged 4–12 years.

DATE: 26. May 2022

TIME: kl. 11:00 –15:30

VENUE: SALT, Langkaia 1, 0150, Oslo
(see map below)

We get a visit from star trombonist Jimmy Bosch!

Then the carnival train enters the Arctic Main Stage at SALT, with Caribbean rhythms and dancing!

Kafésynk´’s family event invites both children and adults to actively participate in this experience – collage with theater, music, juggling workshop, activity table, dance activity, acrobatics and capoeira!

Artist line up:

Jimmy Bosch, Mr. Toons (Palle Bay Henrikssen), Sheldon Blackmann, Diego Belda, Darina Cizcova, Edgar Albitres, Hector Meriles, Herbie Kawuma

Cumbia Kids:

Rodrigo – Trumpet
Isak- Sax
Angela – Clarinet
Miriam – Trombone
Linus – Tuba

Fernando Jauregui, Carl Helsvik, Tiago Mendes, Antonio Torner

  • The doors open at 11:00 by star trombonist Jimmy Bosch! Then the carnival train enters the Arctic Main Stage at SALT, with Caribbean rhythms and dancing!
  • Workshop and beautiful tones from Bolivia and Peru.
  • Mr. Toons will entertain children and adults with his clown tricks
  • Diego Belda gathers all the children for a quiet but vigilant performance with the Eternal Grandfather from Chile
  • Theater and juggling artist Darina Cizcova will hold a juggling workshop for young and old.
  • Play and dance with Herbie Kawuma
  • Sheldon Blackman will play soca from Trinidad and Tobago and original songs.
  • We also get to experience and the dance group Kharua and everyone (both big and small) will learn to dance simple steps as they do in the carnival celebrations in Bolivia, Peru and Chile.
  • And then do some real Capoeira with Kristin and Elton from Capoeira CTMV. They will also guide simple acrobatics on a professional gymnastics mat. NB: Adults are also invited to join – remember soft clothes and shoes. The children can wear socks.
  • Cumbia Kids plays for dance at 15:00. They are a Cumbia band led by Fernando Jaurigui and Carl A. Helsvik. The band consists of children over 12 years who participate in saxophone, trumpet, flute and vocals. The children are supported by professional musicians.