October, 2022

15octSee info for times(See info for times: Saturday) Remembering PartitionSOAS Concert SeriesEvent Type :Music,Performance & Film


See info for times (Saturday)


SOAS University of London

10 Thornhaugh St, London WC1H 0XG

Event Details

A one-day festival celebrating South Asian culture through film, music, food and dance, 75 years after the Partition of the Subcontinent.

11am – 1pm Tabla workhop with Sanju Sahai

2pm – 4pm Rising Silence, by Leesa Gazi, a journey of relationships between women surrounded by war and violence.

This will be followed by a Q&A with film soundtrack composers Olly Weeks and Sohini Alam

17.00 – 18.15 Magpie Robin’s Songbook, album launch and performance by Sohini Alam, Sahana Bajpaie, Samantak Sinha and band

18.45-19.30 Dance Performance by Anusha Subramanyam and Beeja Dance Company

19.45 – 20.15 Taking Flight, a performance by Jason Singh, themed on The Partition and The Conference of the Birds

All day:

Project Dastaan, a bespoke 360-degree digital experience and peace-building initiative, at the Wolfson Gallery

South Asian food stalls

Supported by the Global Music Academy.

Tickets: FREE – but pre-booking for some events is essential

Remembering Partition
Remembering Partition

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