Charlie is a member of the well known Leweton Cultural Village from Showgrounds in Santo, and a key member of their Women's Water Music group. He is from Meri-lava island in Banks, and an excellent kastom dancer and string band player.
need to improve my music talent
An local urban youth reggae band from Wan Smolbag.
Cristina Perillo was born art historian, was curator of archives, is project manager, pending her fourth life. She has a degree in Preservation of Cultural Heritage and an European Diploma in Cultural Project Management. She is project manager at lettera27 Foundation and has been working for profit and not-for-profit cultural organizations in various areas: multimedia and content based communication strategies, graphics and design, contemporary art, architecture, local history. Among others, she worked for Triennale di Milano, Politecnico di Milano, Fondazione Lucio Fontana, Przetwory – The International Festival of Design for Recycling in Warsaw.
Cristina is a free lance photographer. She mainly focuses on social, cultural and environmental issues. She also uses video and writing in order to be, what she likes to say, a "story teller". She's been documenting stories and events in Italy, the Balkans, North and West Africa, and India.
Desmond is a talented singer, guitarist and drummer of the popular Reggae Roots music group, 1606 Jammin' Band from Santo island. He is originally from Pentecost but have lived in Santo most of his life.
Didier is a kastom musician and performer from Port Olry, Santo island in Vanuatu. He performs using long pieces of bamboo beating them on the ground to make interesting beats and sounds.
She collaborates with Music Crossroads Malawi as communications officer. She joined the three-weeks photo and video training, led by Cristina Panicali in Bilene and Maputo, and together with the Music Bridges Mozambique Media Team, she collaborated to the production of photo and video documentation of the event.