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City Fusion

City Fusion

Sat 14 May 2022
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Join us at the Belgrade Theatre for City Fusion – a FREE family event taking place in the Belgrade Theatre and outside on Belgrade Square.

The outdoor event running from 12noon – 5pm will be hosted by BBC CWR’s Sandra Godley, with members of Coventry’s Positive Youth Foundation, and feature a packed programme of fantastic local music acts. The event is being held on the same day as Coventry City of Culture Trust’s This is the City carnival parade, so you’ll be in a prime position to watch the parade pass by the Belgrade at approximately 1:15pm!

Acts appearing at City Fusion include:

Impact Steel Band and local community groups

Worldsong Choir

Rajasthan Heritage Brass Band

Spoken word artist John Bernard

Circus Raj

DJ Callum

Plus other up-and-coming Coventry music artists – watch this space!

Inside the Belgrade Theatre from 12noon – 4pm we’ll be hosting free family activities, including arts and crafts with the team from the Belgrade’s forthcoming production of Allesley Silas, drama games, face painting, henna artists, a magician (12noon – 1pm), gumboot dancing workshops,  a caricaturist (1.30pm – 4pm) and a special treasure hunt where you could win a family ticket to see The Gruffalo!

This page will be regularly updated so keep checking back!

Coventry Opens is presented by Coventry UK City of Culture Trust and celebrates Coventry’s many wonderful cultural venues. Find out more.

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