ArtReach created an event that enabled more than 6,000 to enjoy a unique new festival of high quality professional dance and performances by local young people. The Dance in the Park festival this was a free entry event which featured spectacular and memorable performances across a wide range of dance styles. Two large stages hosted a continuous series of live performances all afternoon.
Leading Bollywood figure Honey Kalaria led an estimated 1,000 people in a mass Bollywood dance routine, just one of many highlights of the festival.
Dance in the Park featured crowd-pleasing performances from a host of internationally-renowned dance companies including Kinetika, the Alpana Sengupta Company, Badejo Arts, StopGAP, CapoeiraUK, 4x4, Fusion, Honey Kalaria and Honey’s Dance Academy, and a stunning finale by the Hip Hop Collective.