Photos: Waayaha Cusub At The Cedar October 22nd

On October 22nd, Somali hip-hop collective, Waayaha Cusub, sold out The Cedar with a stirring performance of their world renowned Somali hip-hop fusion. Here in Minnesota for the Midnimo Residency, this was their first concert of three in Minnesota with opening act, The Ambassadors.  The Ambassadors kicked off the show with their uniquely riveting Somali […]

Grace & Dalmar Show – Episode 4

Grace and Dalmar return for Episode 4! This time, we’re featuring Waayaha Cusub  (10/22-11/4) and Festival de las Calaveras (11/5). The Grace & Dalmar Show is a short web series that highlights upcoming artists at The Cedar, hosted by Grace Evenson (Cedar Booking Coordinator) and Dalmar Yare (Cedar Artist in Residence). For more information and tickets […]

APAP Awards $1,416,000 in Grants for Building Bridges: Arts, Culture and Identity Program

A group of Minnesota-based organizations led by The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis will receive funding for a program that expands awareness of Muslim arts and culture. A Minnesota-based consortium led by The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis has been awarded a grant totaling $500,000 from the Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) for the […]

Grace & Dalmar Show – Episode 3

Grace and Dalmar are back! Episode 3 features Söndörgő (9/12), A-WA (9/18) and Maarja Nuut (9/29). The Grace & Dalmar Show is a short web series that highlights upcoming artists at The Cedar, hosted by Grace Evenson (Cedar Booking Coordinator) and Dalmar Yare (Cedar Artist in Residence). Söndörgő (pronounced shoendoergoe) is one of the most […]