What to expect at Alchemy


Each year Alchemy brings together a mix of international and UK-based artists to celebrate the cultural relationship between the UK and South Asia.

Alchemy 2017


Giving you the chance to discover world-renowned stars and up-and-coming talent from India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, Alchemy takes over Southbank Centre for 11 days in May.

Soak up the atmosphere and savour the spice at our Alchemy food market, or try something new at one of the festival's many free events that copver everyting from talks to textiles.

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Royal Festival Hall Cushion
Beethovens Missa Solemnis Recording

LPO Beethoven's Missa Solemnis

Crosley Record Player

Cardboard Radio