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Inspired by Spike Milligan and old shoes
A fantastical tale of the secret life of shoes – what do they get up to when you are not there?
Garlic Theatre take you on a journey to One Shoe Island where farmer Bunyan is fishing for shoes helped by little Roo and a one eyed welly boot.
Magical transformations and beautifully crafted shoe puppets combine in this bizarre, funny, poetic and imaginative show.
Thoroughly enjoyable minstrelsy from the Middle Ages to the 17th century with voices, medieval fidel, harp, bagpipes, and percussion. Joglaresa perform dance tunes, lullabies and ballads, songs of nuns, songs of roses, songs of villains, songs of heroes.
What led to French philosopher Michel de Montaigne thanking fortune for the pain he suffered? Or why did Mahler apparently stop composing after his meeting in Holland with Sigmund Freud? Will we ever really understand what makes us happy?
2016 Artists’ Open House will take place over the two festival weekends – 7-8 & 14-15 May. To register your interest in exhibiting please contact us via the contact us page. The deadline for registration is 12th January 2016.
From bouncy castles to beer tents, handmade children’s t-shirts to homemade cakes, designer jewellery to local photography, the 11th Festival Fair will bring together the essence of SE22. New this year is the Love West Dulwich Fair. Dulwich Park Fair makes a welcome return.
Over twenty of the world’s leading street artists have been invited to Dulwich Picture Gallery to study the Baroque paintings and reinterpret them in their own style on walls and pavements around Dulwich creating Dulwich Outdoor Gallery. See some of these street works and the paintings that inspired them.
Meet at Vale End, SE22, opposite East Dulwich station. Finish at Dulwich Picture Gallery.
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