On the Happy Wednesday nights of May 9, 16 and 23, drink in fabulously French ambience as Le French May brings its annual mix of reasons to be cheerful at Happy Valley. In addition to edge-of-your-seat racing action and world-class performances, our authentically Parisian party will include exquisite French wines and cuisines. With thrilling races including the France Galop and the Le French May Trophy on May 23, it all adds up to an ooh-la-la fusion of French culture and party fun!
9 MAY, 2018(WED)
Vocal & Beat box music with OMMM- A capella
Four voices, a human beatbox and a Dub Master that go far beyond the limits of a cappella. A 100% vocal experience in an artistic universe where the voice is language and plays with different musical styles. An organic and electronic immersion in the powerful rhythms of pop, hip hop and trip hop. Ommm is a Parisbased pop vocal band founded in 2008 by music school classmates. The band compose original songs as well as perform popular covers with its own special touch.
16 MAY, 2018(WED)
Hip hop DANCE with The Elem’ants
Marrying the technical virtuosity of hip-hop dance with the contemporary choreographic expression and the musicality of bodies and voices Yanice and Sebastian rock the stage with beatbox beats and famous tunes. With sensibility and humor, they invite the audience to share their encounter under the aegis of their tremendously communicative energy.
23 MAY, 2018(WED)
Funk & Afrobeat with Le Syndicat du Chrome French Brass Band
Le Syndicat du Chrome’s artistic approach is surprising; its influences from New Orleans recount the music of the wildest brass bands. Its captivating melodies are directly imported from Ethiopia and Nigeria. The group’s diversity is evident in its performance of groove, trance, brass instruments, ties and acid punchlines. On stage or on the street, Le Syndicat du Chrome plays with funk, afrofunk, afrobeat, gogo or ethio-jazz. Six modern superheroes make everyone dance and smile!