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Migration Matters Festival Opening PartyView Event on Facebook
June 20, 2017 - 7:00 pm till 11:00 pm
Join us at Theatre Delicatessen for the Migration Matters opening party for a soulful celebration of music, food and culture!
Our opening party will feature the following incredible groups!
19:00 – Sunrit Culture Group – Bahukon
A dance-drama musical about the journey of Indian dance, Kathak, from classical temple style to its symbiotic exchanges with other cultural dances, to its inclusion in British arts discipline.
20:00 & 21:00 – Sosa-Xa
Led by Tonde Phiri from Zimbabwe, this local choir performs Imbube style with songs in Xhosa, Ndebele, Zulu and Shona.
Expect to get involved!
20:30 – One Way Belongings Dance Group
Refugee led One Way Belongings return to Migration Matters Festival after wowing audiences last year with their blend of traditional and modern dance to Congolese Afrobeat
21:30 – Open Kitchen Social Club
Open Kitchen Social Club was set up in 2014 to provide food, support, and a place to meet for destitute asylum seekers, refugees and those in need in the wider community.
22:00 – Secret Performance
Kicking off the festival in truly energetic fashion with a mystery act raising the roof and setting up our week of celebration