ADAD Bloom Festival 2013 @ The Black-E, Liverpool

Bloom Festival at the Black-e

It's less than a week until we celebrate the ADAD (The Association of Dance of The African Diaspora), Bloom Festival.

A two day festival which kicks off with an evening of performances on 19th July. Saturday 20th July we'll be hosting a day of children's arts and crafts activities dance and drumming workshops in a unique carnival atmosphere. 

19th JULY
mixed bill of evening performances featuring works by Movema, Lamin Dumbuya, Afro Roots, Batala and more.

20th JULY 
A day of children’s arts and crafts activities, dance workshops, stalls, and Carnival memorabilia. Come bring a picnic, family and friends, and share in this unique carnival experience.

Children’s Headdress and Mask making workshop with Craft Creative
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Cost: Free

Open level Dance and Drumming workshop with Batala and Movema
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.Cost: See below
Carnival Parade
Time: 2pmCost: Free

Tingalayo Children’s Dance, Music and Games workshop with MDI
Time: 2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.Cost: Free

Open Level Afro-Carnival Dance workshop with Lamin Dumbuya
Time: 2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.Cost: See below

Carnival special offer: £5 for two open level dance workshops

Tickets available at