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Active Citizens Social Leadership Programme

Active Citizens Social Leadership Programme

Active Citizens Social Leadership Programme Don’t wait for change, connect with a local and global community and make it happen! Global Grooves invites people 18+ to complete the prestigious British Council Active Citizens training programme in Tameside. The Active Citizens programme brings people together to learn from and share with each other. This amazing free […]

Brass & Horns. Join Our Carnival Family!

Brass & Horns. Join Our Carnival Family!

Terrific at Trumpet or Trombone? Super on the Sousaphone? Stupendous on the Sax? Join our Carnival family! Global Grooves are looking for: Sousaphone players Trombone players Sax players Trumpet players & everything in between …to join the Global Grooves Bloco! We’re looking to build a horns and brass mega-group to do some exciting gigs and [...]
It’s time to do something INCREDIBLE!

It’s time to do something INCREDIBLE!

On Tuesday 20th August, Global Grooves and Cabasa Carnival Arts will be bringing a Carnival spectacular to some very poorly Children at The Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. All ages and experience levels are welcome. You're invited to join us and help bring Carnival magic to the staff and patients of the hospital. In the morning, we’ll deliver a short roof-top percussion [...]
JOIN OUR CARNIVAL COMMUNITY 2019!

JOIN OUR CARNIVAL COMMUNITY 2019!

JOIN OUR CARNIVAL COMMUNITY 2019!Opportunities to bring alive giant puppets, wear amazing costumes, perform, crew and experience some of the UK’s best festivals this summer. Take part in our carnival community We're back! It’s been just over a year since our devastating fire, but we came back from the ashes with Project Phoenix, which we [...]
FLAGS & WINGS COLLECTION

FLAGS & WINGS COLLECTION

SILK FLAGS We have a large selection of beautiful 4-metre hand painted silk Festival and Event flags available to hire for any occasion. Whether installed as a backdrop to an event, hand held for a parade or part of a performance.  We have a choice of designs from traditional African inspired patterns, all the way [...]
Devils

Devils

The Devils are coming. This thrilling and chaotic street act will inspire fear and humour, noisy whistles, thrashing metal and lots and lots of mischief… book this act is you want to cause a stir. Better the devil you know…covered in mud and made to cause mischief, our troupe of devils are guaranteed to connect [...]
Oxumaré

Oxumaré

The rainbow and the snake, representing fortune, time and transformation, Oxumaré is a deity from the Candomblé tradition, paying homage to our ancient African ancestors. Standing at an impressive 4 meters tall, Oxumaré (oh-shoo-mar-ay) is an elegant, shimmering being and all the colours of the rainbow. Oxumaré will captivate audiences as well as representing and [...]
Toni the Fire Breathing Bat

Toni the Fire Breathing Bat

With sweeping wings and scorched metal, Toni the Fire Bat is a visitor from an ancient, magical past, awoken from the fiery belly of the Earth. This awe-inspiring street spectacle will blow audiences away and light the way with bat fire. An Incredible Street Theatre Performance. Flying above the crowds and spitting out fire deep [...]
Phil the Phoenix

Phil the Phoenix

Born out of fire and back from the ashes, Phil the Phoenix is an awe-inspiring wandering act. With huge, beautiful fiery silk wings and charming personality, Phil can add some special magic to your event. .  A magical, mystical icon of fire and power, Phil will amaze audiences with his huge silk wings and gentle [...]