Desert blues from Niger
African inspired blues
Brazilian samba-soul and ska
Danceable roots music from Ghana
Contagious blend of flamenco, jazz and gyspy music
Heady sounds from Eastern Europe and the near East
Including street dance and lindy hop
Music, dance and spoken word from Studio 3 Arts’ award-winning programme for young people
Town Square Stage
Performance and workshops from local award-winning street dance group
That Aint Right
Lindy hop/ hip hop dance performance and workshop
Anna the Hulagan
London's cult hula hooping artist
Performances and workshops including young people from local schools
Giant Pass The Parcel
Interactive moving performance culminating in the square
Children's Story Telling Sessions
Regular story sessions throughout the day
Readings from Khalil Ali, Patsy Middleton, Clare Vasijevic, Farzana Hakim and many more.
The Idol Workshop
Children of all ages are invited to make their own 3-D robots inspired by artist Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s new soft play centre ‘The Idol’.
Plus more workshops, party games, pop-up performances and food and drink.
Part of Barking Folk Festival