понедельник, октября 05, 2009
Press release for “Moving Stars and Earth for Water"
"Moving Stars and Earth for water" is a 120-minute global event featuring musical performances by major international artists and the reading of a poetic tale by well-known celebrities, the Poetic Social Mission seeks to raise awareness through artistic illustration of the humanitarian struggles and solutions associated with water.
Actors Matthew McConaughey and Salma Hayek, singers Garou, Joss Stone, Élisapie Isaac, Hélène
Ségara, Jean-Jacques Goldman, Michel Fugain, Natasha St Pier, Lorie and Zazie, musical
group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Bolshoi Ballet principal dancer Nikolai Tsiskaridze and
poet Touria Ikbal join their voices with previously announced Former U.S. Vice President Al
Gore, A. R. Rahman, Cirque du Soleil, Claude Challe, Dr. David Suzuki, Fnaïre, Frank De
Winne, , Gilberto Gil, Gregory Colbert, Jean Lemire, Julie Payette, Maud Fontenoy,
Patrick Bruel, Peter Gabriel, Peter Lik, Shakira, Simon Carpentier, Tatuya Ishii, Tetsuko
Kuroyanagi, Tiffany Speight, U2, Vandana Shiva and Yann Arthus-Bertrand.
The event will take place simultaneously on October 9th at 20:00 EDT (-4 GMT) in Montreal,
Moscow, Santa Monica, New York City, Johannesburg, Mumbai, Marrakesh, Sydney, Osaka,
Tampa, Mexico City, Rio de Janeiro, Paris, London and the International Space Station.
A global webcast