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Night Of Festivals Nottingham // ArtReach// 21-23 June 2012

June 21, 2012

Presented as part of the London 2012 Festival, Night of Festivals 2012 has a creative hub in Nottingham’s Old Market Square with supporting activity at Nottingham Contemporary and the New Art Exchange.

HIGHLIGHTS of the Festival include:

Thursday 21 June – Opening Day – 11am Unveiling of new sculpture created by Haitian artists

All day World premiere of Folk in a Box

8.30pm Award winning Emily Barker and The Red Clay Halo

9.30pm world premiere of new Michael Nyman film on Big Screen


Fri 22 June – All day World storytelling programme

(Carnival Day) 1-2.30pm Refugee bands live on stage

7pm Rara Lakay perform outside the Council House

8.30pm Carnival procession leaves the Square

10pm Carnival in the Square


Sat 23 June -

All day street theatre and music in the Square

7pm United Vibrations live on stage

8.30pm Soothsayers live on stage

10pm Gilles Peterson finale DJ set

Full line up and  Website