28 Nov 2009

Burmese Cultural Evening

Please come and enjoy a fun evening of Burmese food, dance, costume, crafts and a raffle, in support of poverty relief and education in the Irrawaddy delta region of Burma (Myanmar).

Sunday December 6th, 6 - 9pm

Buffet opens from 6pm, show starts 6:30pm.
In the Newman Room at the Catholic Chaplaincy, The Old Place,
Rose Place, St Aldate's, Oxford

  • Enjoy a cultural show highlighting the colourful traditional costumes, music and dances of several of the races of Burma, and featuring a traditional puppet show performed by a master of this art.
  • Sample a delicious buffet throughtout the evening featuring a variety of classic Burmese savoury and sweet dishes, together with wine, beer and soft drinks.
  • Admire and buy examples of traditional Burmese craftwork in laquer, tapestry, textiles and other materials - they make ideal Christmas presents!
  • Experience the magic of Thanakah skincare, and learn why Burmese of all ages have used it on their faces for centuries.

Adults - £15
Children (5 - 15) - £5
Under 5's - FREE
*Ticket price includes entrance, buffet and show

To buy or reserve tickets in advance please call:

Ma Mon - 0789 858 1226
Ma Tumar - 0772 334 4933
Kyaw Thura - 0788 249 1607

Oxford: Sister Eugenie - 0784 604 2983

Helping the Burmese Delta Charity office - 0208 747 1253

PS: All proceeds will go to support UK registered Charity 'Helping the Burmese Delta' (reg. no 1124774) http://www.helpingtheburmesedelta.org , and its partner charity in Burma, 'Searchers Myanmar', in their work to restore the lives of those devastated by Cyclone Nargis last year.

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