The [Berlin] Midnight Run * 15 Aug. ’15

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BERLIN is the fourth capital city to host the European Tour of The Midnight Run​ 2015, coordinated by CCT-SeeCity and in partnership with UNESCO, to celebrate the International Year of Light.

#MNRlight2015 // #MNRberlin: Saturday 15 August, 35 MNRunners (participants) and 5 local Artists will meet to walk and explore Berlin, play and create together whilst the city sleeps, from dusk to dawn (18.00 – 6.00). Will you join us!?

50% of funds raised from event tickets will be donated to Liter of Light NGO, the goal being to provide low-cost solar lighting technology to a new centre for women and children called “The House of Marietou” and located in Pikine, a suburban village of Dakar, capital city of Senegal. Here, by the end of the UN’s International Year of Light, Liter of Light Italia will install 280 lights (both street and home lamps) thanks to the 280 MNRunners of The #MNRlight2015. The next event will be in > PARIS, September 12. Follow us and join us!

Founded in 2005 in London by Inua Ellams, The Midnight Run celebrates 10 years of growing success and CCT-SeeCity continues to promote this urban, creative and cultural, movement in the rest of Europe: and for this European Tour organized in partnership with UNESCO – The #MNRlight2015! – The MNR comes for the first time ever to Berlin, too!

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BERLIN, Saturday 15 August 2015.
HOW to JOIN The #MNRberlin?

Sign up on Facebook and buy your ticket (30€; early bird: 20€) * on Eventbrite. For further information, email to: themidnightrun@gmail.com. Or call: +39 366 9777735. NOTE: the event is open to 35 participants, hurry up!

* The ticket includes: MNR tour & ART performances + MNR gadgets + Dinner + Drink + Breakfast + donation to “Liter of Light” NGO that will serve to provide a “liter of light” to “The House of Marietou” in Pikine (Dakar, Senegal).

MNR DRESS CODE: comfortable shoes + sweater/jacket for the night!

MEETING POINT: Saturday 15 August 2015, 17.45 @ Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien (Mariannenplatz 2). At 18.00 we’ll leave, so it’s important to be punctual!

LOCAL ARTISTS:

  • – Tom McLean & Aida BresoliLight & life drawing classes in Berlin. [https://vimeo.com/122926785]
  • – Dario Jacopo Laganà: Italian photojournalist based in Berlin.
  • – Amelia Umuhire: Rwandan-German filmaker, founder of “Polygot” web-series.
  • – Teija Vaittinen: Actress & drama teacher.
  • – Maria Olivieri: Italian poet performer and cabaret artist based in Berlin.

LOCAL PARTNERS:

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What is The #MNRlight2015? Here everything you need to know about The Midnight Run // European Tour 2015: https://www.cct-seecity.com/en/2015/04/the-midnight-run-european-tour-2015/.

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The #MNRlight2015 wears D.A.T.E. Sneakers!

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The Midnight Run //
Cause we can’t see stars for fumes
we turn to smashed glass, believing
shards shine like constellations do.

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#MNRlight2015 // #MNRberlin // JOIN US!

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