FRI 16 JULY
UPSURGE NEW MUSIC TAKEOVER
The best up-and-coming new local music. Incredible live performance from The Music Works’ UPSURGE Artists and The Multi Story Orchestra, as they collaborate on a musical fusion, twisting R’n’B, Hip Hop, Rap, Pop and Spoken Word with a live orchestra.
SAT 17 JULY
HIP HOP x CIRCUS TAKEOVER
A jam-packed afternoon, with a little bit of everything: amazing physical circus skills in the afternoon, the phenomenal BAC Beatbox Academy in the evening, some fierce Avant Garde Dance, then a thumping Deepbed hip hop and dance session into the night.
SUN 18 JULY
EARLY TAKEOVER – FASHION SHOW
A choreographed fashion show featuring 30 local dancers and models. Produced and directed Philippa Smith, with design by RS Collective, hair by Michelle Macfarlaine, featuring Ambitions Dance. Choreographed by Dani Harris-Walters.
SUN 18 JULY
LATE TAKEOVER –MIXTAPE
Chilled-out live acoustic sets in the afternoon sunshine, followed by a poetry slam, youth climate performance and the incredible acrobatics of ‘Bromance’. Then close out the weekend with an early evening dance set from the brilliant Back in the Day.
FRIDAY 16 JULY: UPSURGE NEW MUSIC TAKEOVER
SATURDAY 17 JULY: HIP HOP x CIRCUS TAKEOVER
SUNDAY 18 JULY: EARLY TAKEOVER – FASHION SHOW
Watch what happens when local designers, DJs, hairstylists, models and a dance group team up with an amazing choreographer (Dani Harris-Walters) to put on their own Fashion Show.
The show tells the story of a journey through time, using dance, music and wearable art – beginning with the Windrush, touching on the Black Lives Matter movement and ending with life as we know it today, after more than a year of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Produced and directed Philippa Smith, with design by RS Collective, hair by Michelle Macfarlaine, featuring Ambitions Dance. Choreographed by Dani Harris-Walters.