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“Bloomsbury Festival captures the diversity of bright minds connected to these few streets of London, from the past to the present day” The Guardian
Bloomsbury Festival is five-day celebration of the area’s pioneering creativity. Presenting an inspiring programme of arts, science, literature, performance, discussion and reflection, each October the Festival shines a light on the radical imaginations, institutions, and 11,000 residents that shape contemporary Bloomsbury.
The 2018 Festival ran from 17-21 October 2018, and the Festival theme was Activists and Architects of Change.
Help raise £5,000 to bring joy to elderly and isolated people with Bloomsbury Festival in a Box
Music, art, dancing and crafts – we all love to watch and to join in. But many elderly and house bound people can no longer experience the joy of their own creativity or delight in that of others. Bloomsbury Festival runs a year round outreach project, Festival in a Box, that brings the joy of arts and crafts back into the lives of local residents living with Dementia or other socially isolating health conditions. We work with Camden Age UK and a group of specially trained ‘Festival in a Box’ artists to create bespoke arts experiences tailored to the tastes and interests of the elderly participants. The artists, together with be-frienders from Age UK take arts into participant’s own homes.
Any amount you can give will help us reach our goal and bring this life-affirming project to people in need.
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