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Project Tidalwave presents

Takeover 2018: Firsts - Workshop

Saturday 28 July
All orders will be subject to a fee of £1.50 except if your tickets are free or if you are a member

There will be four different taster workshops in which you’ll get to experience four different activities for the first time, led by professioanls in their field. From salsa with professional dancer Sami Rodriguez, and Arabic calligraphy with artist Medeah Yaqub, to poetry and creative writing with Cheryl Ndione.

Later, enjoy live music, poetry, comedy acts and theatrical performances. Hear tales and stories from diverse acts about their ‘first’ experiences, whether they be about their first heart break to their first time stepping foot in the UK.

To wrap up the night, stick around for an after party to continue the fun, with a brilliant DJ!

Project Tidalwave is a group of young women from diverse backgrounds in London dedicated to finding ways of bring different communities in London together. We wish to celebrate the endless creative works and activities that are being done by communities of colour in London.


Follow: @projectidalwave

Things you should know

Workshops run from 3pm - 5pm

Performances run from 6.30pm - 9pm

After-party from 9.15pm onwards

Suitable for ages 16+

This event is part of TAKEOVER. A festival inspired by East London. The most exciting new talent created by you, for you. Check out the full line-up here.

A limited amounts of free tickets are available to Tower Hamlets residents and community groups, please contact for more information. Any free tickets not collected 15 minutes prior to the start time will be released.

Takeover festival has been programmed with consideration for Tower Hamlets Youth Outcomes Framework developed by Partnership For Young London and the Centre For Youth Impact.

This event is wheelchair accessible.

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