Dhol Drummers at Our Biennale
Saturday 2 July, 11am-3pm
Venue: The Piazza, Princess Alexandra Walk, HD1 2RS
Ticket price: Free (no booking required)
Age guidance: all ages
Head down to the Piazza for a day of carnival celebration, with exhibitions, parades, performance workshops, flash mobs – and the Sangam Festival Dhol Drummers.
Our Biennale is a festival of arts and culture made with children and young people in Kirklees. Throughout the festival musicians, artists, theatre-makers, and choreographers work with schools, colleges, and communities to enable children and young people to make their very own remarkable pieces of music, art, poetry, drama, and dance.
As well as the Dhol Drummers, the Magnificent Me Piazza Parade will show what remarkable creations the children and young people have achieved working with Kirklees artists and arts organisations for Our Biennale 2022.
A Parade at 1.30pm featuring magnificent puppets, instruments, costumes, flags & more, plus:
Flash mob dances
Performance & circus from Poppins Presents
Tooting, whistling, plinking & parping gizmos from Orchestra of Objects
Performance by Shabang
Junk Samba with Rhythm Stick Drumming
Art installations & exhibitions
Funky junk workshops with Satellite Arts