March 11, 2016 - 7:30PM
This Juno Award-winning duo from Montreal has captured global attention with their blend of ancient Persian traditional songs, Sufi mystical poetry, and boldly modern electronic beats. Described by the Huffington Post as “an evolutionary force in contemporary Middle Eastern music,” Niyaz tours relentlessly, bringing audiences a powerful voice of Middle Eastern femininity, a universal tribute to beauty, cultural and spiritual diversity, freedom and dignity for all.
Sunday March 12 – 1:00 PM – Myrna Loy – FREE
“Feminism in the East” – A talk and community conversation with Azam Ali about growing up as a woman and an artist in Iran. Hosted by YWCA Helena and the Myrna Loy Center.
Both events are supported by Trimac Group.