Workshops

We programme up to 40 different workshops each day with over 30 world class teachers in dance, voice and percussion forms from around the globe. These workshops run across multiple venues over 3 days and give you the opportunity to learn and take part, whatever your level of ability, from complete beginners to master class.

Here’s a glossary of the type of workshops you can expect to participate in

African Percussion:

Guinea/Malian Djembe (Beginners, intermediate, advanced & masterclass), Senegalese Sabar (Beginners & Advanced), Guinea Dun Dun, Gambian Balafon, Ghanaian Xylophone, Ghanaian K-Panlogo, Senegalese Kora, Senegalese Tama (Talking Drum), Guinean Krin and Balon

World Percussion:

Brazilian Samba, Brazilian Pandeiro, Cuban Conga and Bata, Irish Bodhran, Brazilian Berimbau, Peruvian Cajon, Hang and Udu percussion, Australian Didgeridoo, Egyptian Darabuka and Frame Drum, Beatbox Voice Workshops, Native American Flute & Frame Drum. Body Percussion, Zimbawean Mbira and Voice, Indian Tabla, Chinese Gongs and Bells

World Dance:

Spanish Flamenco, Sengalese and Guinean African Dance, Congolese Zoukous Dance, Brazilian Samba & Folkloric Dance, Egyptian Belly Dance, Brazilian Capoeira, South Italian Folk Dance, Indian Bhangra & Bollywood Dance, Cuban Popular and Folkloric Dance, Zulu Dance, Animal Spirit Dance, Yoga and Tai Chi.

Details of our 2017 workshop leaders can be found by clicking on the Artistes tab avove. The workshop timetable will be published shortly before the event which can be downloaded or obtained at the event.  

If you want an idea of what to expect, you can browse through our 2015 programme here.