festival

Urban

1 Apr - 17 Apr
This April, we celebrate art and artists inspired by the city. Our concrete playground is taken over by breakdancing battles, dance residencies, workshops, free family events and parties showcasing the best in street culture. Find out what's on, plus more acts to be revealed soon.

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6 Mar 2017

Dance
Contemporary Dance
7:00 pm, 6 Mar 2017
Pop, lock, groove and bust a move in this six-week course leading up to our Urban festival.

20 Mar 2017

Dance
Contemporary Dance
7:00 pm, 20 Mar 2017
Pop, lock, groove and bust a move in this six-week course leading up to our Urban festival.

1 Apr 2017

Boy Break Dancing

Free

Dance
Urban
12:00 pm, 1 Apr 2017
Help b.supreme party in a day of hip-hop workshops and dance battles

2 Apr 2017

Children dancing

Free

Urban
Children & Young people
12:30 pm, 2 Apr 2017
Get partying with child-friendly hip-hop, funk and disco anthems

3 Apr 2017

Dance
Urban
9:00 am, 3 Apr 2017
Young aspiring dancers are invited to a four-day urban dance workshop
Female Hip-Hop dancers

Free

Dance
Urban
12:00 pm, 3 Apr 2017 - 5 Apr 2017
Watch all-female hip-hop dance collective Myself UK Dance Company during their Urban festival residency
Dance
Contemporary Dance
7:00 pm, 3 Apr 2017
Pop, lock, groove and bust a move in this six-week course leading up to our Urban festival.

4 Apr 2017

Female Hip-Hop dancers

Free

Dance
Urban
12:00 pm, 3 Apr 2017 - 5 Apr 2017
Watch all-female hip-hop dance collective Myself UK Dance Company during their Urban festival residency

5 Apr 2017

Dance
Urban
10:30 am, 5 Apr 2017 - 12 Apr 2017
Pram Jam returns, this time as part of Urban festival
Female Hip-Hop dancers

Free

Dance
Urban
12:00 pm, 3 Apr 2017 - 5 Apr 2017
Watch all-female hip-hop dance collective Myself UK Dance Company during their Urban festival residency

7 Apr 2017

Young Performers at Strive Festival

Free

Gigs
Urban
1:00 pm, 7 Apr 2017
Enjoy a special Friday Lunch curated and performed by young artists from across the city
Talks & Topics
Urban
4:30 pm, 7 Apr 2017
Join us at our monthly series giving young creatives access to to leading artists.
Tap dancer with musicians on stage

Free

Dance
Folk & World
5:30 pm, 7 Apr 2017
Gather to see astounding tap dancers performing with creativity, skill and individual styles

8 Apr 2017

Dance
Urban
10:00 am, 8 Apr 2017
Start the day with a hip-hop workout on Royal Festival Hall’s roof.
Urban
Nature & Environment
12:00 pm, 8 Apr 2017
Are you a budding city gardener? Learn how to make the most of your outside space in our workshop.

9 Apr 2017

Young Performer at Strive Festival

Free

Dance
Urban
12:00 pm, 9 Apr 2017
Dive into a showcase of young talent featuring music, dance and spoken word artists
Performance
Literature
3:00 pm, 9 Apr 2017
Bring your children to a lively show where poems, songs, stories, games and improvisation meet

10 Apr 2017

House of Absolute Dance Performance

Free

Dance
Contemporary Dance
12:00 pm, 10 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
Express yourself through dance and music with House of Absolute

11 Apr 2017

House of Absolute Dance Performance

Free

Dance
Contemporary Dance
12:00 pm, 10 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
Express yourself through dance and music with House of Absolute

12 Apr 2017

Dance
Urban
10:30 am, 5 Apr 2017 - 12 Apr 2017
Pram Jam returns, this time as part of Urban festival
House of Absolute Dance Performance

Free

Dance
Contemporary Dance
12:00 pm, 10 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
Express yourself through dance and music with House of Absolute

13 Apr 2017

House of Absolute Dance Performance

Free

Dance
Contemporary Dance
12:00 pm, 10 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
Express yourself through dance and music with House of Absolute

14 Apr 2017

Families at a dance workshop

Free

Dance
Urban
1:00 pm, 14 Apr 2017
Learn some dancehall moves in a free afternoon social dance taught by Cindy Claes
Portrait of Randolph Matthews

Free

Gigs
Rock & Pop
5:30 pm, 14 Apr 2017
Enjoy some post-work jazz and blues with Randolph Matthews
Woman Vogueing at Vogue Club Night

Free

Dance
Contemporary Dance
7:00 pm, 14 Apr 2017
Join a night of vogue with MC and DJ Jay Jay Revlon, co-founder of English Breakfast and father of the Kiki House of Tea