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Out of this World – Night Parades with Global Grooves As the headliners come to a close, stay vigilant in the main arena and watch out for Out of this World: an other-worldy procession of curious characters by Global Grooves. Blending together Carnival arts, thumping percussion, ethereal beings and illuminated lanterns, the Friday and Saturday night parades […]
The Great Garden Carnival is back at RHS Tatton. Global Grooves is pleased to announce that we will be teaming up with Cabasa Carnival Arts once again for our annual drum bashing and flower worshiping adventure to bring some lovely Carnival vibes to visitors to Tatton Flower Show. We would love to see you there! […]
Manchester Mega Mela is here! Join Global Grooves on Sunday 22nd of July for our Desi Street Mela! We will be hitting Platt Fields park with our amazing new creations to animate the Mela with carnival goodness. From roaming tigers, to Desi Carnival and stilt walking elephants – the event will be a spectacle to […]
Global Grooves presents…. A weekend with Sambangra! Percussion workshops plus parade Sat 28th & Sun 29th July 2018 Following the success of Global Grooves’ CarFest Adventures 2017, we are delighted to offer this open Masterclass weekend led by the incredible Ian Holmes-Lewis of Sambangra. We would like to call all Sambangra members old and new […]
Kendal Calling – It’s Carnival Time. We come together 2.10PM Saturday 28th July at Lowther Deer Park for the Kendal Calling parade to go Into the Future! Expect an other-worldy procession of curious characters. Blending carnival costumes, thumping percussion and ethereal beings, the Kendal Calling annual shimmy-shake across the fields will be a spectacle to behold. […]
Global Grooves brings Carnival to Cotton Clouds Festival Cotton Clouds Festival returns in 2018 after a stunning sold out debut resulted in being shortlisted for Best New Festival at the UK Festival Awards. Situated in the old, industrial wool powerhouse of Saddleworth and set against the picturesque vista of the Peak District National Park, Cotton […]
EDUN ARA – bloco de carnaval is a percussion, song & dance performance based project that reflects the African heritage found in Brazilian & Cuban culture. Global Grooves is excited to invite Once Voice Music to deliver this extra special project as part of our touring festival Season.
Details: Date: October 18 Time: 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Cost: £8 – £15 Venue: The Vale, Unit 2 Vale Mill, Micklehurst Road , Mossley, OL59JL United Kingdom Phone: 01457238089 Fusing music from the band-members’ Celtic and African roots for the past 25 years, Baka Beyond have become one of the finest dance groups around. […]
Future Leaders 2018/19 applications are open! What is the Future Leaders programme? When, where, and how to apply. Finding potential Future Leaders. Join our delivery team for 2018/19. 1. What is the Future Leaders programme? Future Leaders is an innovative international training programme within the Carnival Arts sector, providing access to professional practice, skills and knowledge within music, […]
We are recruiting collective of 20 musicians of any discipline with complementary skills and musical genres. We are particularly interested in hearing from vocalists, multi instrumentalists and harmony / melody players of any instrument.