Tag Archive: congo

Watch the Lisapo performance

Watch the Lisapo performance in our two fantastic videos. Lisapo – The Congolese Tales is a live musical oratory featuring song, spoken word, narration, moving image and community. It tells the powerful story… Continue reading

LISAPO at Passion For Motherland 2014

On 22 August, LISAPO joins Lisette Mibo in London for Passion For Motherland 2014

LISAPO: the Congolese Tales – Film Screening

Join us for a FREE film screening of our sell out musical oratory – LISAPO: the Congolese Tales. The venue capacity is only 100 – so turn up early, as it’s first come,… Continue reading

‘The story of a teenage refugee who settled in Sale’ – Feature in the Messenger Newspaper

A Great feature on Jean Blanchard Azip, MC one of the participants from phase one – the oral histories Click here for the full aticle

Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict Areas in Images

The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict took place last 10th to the 13th of June. The special Envoy was fronted by the Foreign Secretary William Hague and Angelina Jolie who succeeded… Continue reading

5 Men You Didn’t Know Were Congolese

There’s just over a week to go till Congolese Independence Day (June 30). Which can only mean one thing – there’s even LESS time to go till LISAPO: The Congolese Tales hits Band On The… Continue reading

Meet the Sapeurs of Manchester


Lisapo Artists Interview

Meet the faces behind the Lisapo project.  

BBC Radio Manchester Interview

Participant and organiser Christina Fonthes talks to Karen Gabay from BBC Radio Manchester. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p020lysl (starts 4:51 mins in)

Gaydio Interview with Lisapo participant and organiser

Participant and organiser Christina Fonthes talks Lisapo, Pondu and coming to Manchester for love http://nwplayer.gaydio.co.uk/?odCat=3&odItem=127#  ( starts 37 mins in)