One Year On from the Paralympic Opening Ceremony

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By Bradley Hemmings, Artistic Director at GDIF It’s exactly one year on since the Paralympic Opening Ceremony which I had the great privilege of co-directing with Jenny Sealey. What an incredible, joyous, tear stained night it was. From the pre-show … Continue reading

Stu Mayhew celebrates ‘One Million’

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 By Stu Mayhew So, after an amazing two weeks from beached whales to ballerina’s, the Greenwich and Docklands Festival 2013 came to a close on Saturday with TangledFeet’s production of ‘One Million’ in Artillery Square in the Royal Arsenal , Woolwich.  Of … Continue reading

Dancing in the City… – By Stu Mayhew

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 By Stu Mayhew Saturday saw the last day of this years Greenwich and Docklands Festival, ending at two great locations. First up was Dancing City GDIF’s annual outdoor dance extravaganza! It gives you a chance to sample lots of different alfresco dance … Continue reading

At the rehearsal of Tangled Feet’s ‘One Million’ – By Stu Mayhew

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By Stu Mayhew Over the last couple of years GDIF have brought some spectacular outdoor theatre to Woolwich center and this year Tangled Feet bring their One Million production into town. Rather than just photograph the actual performance’s (taking place on … Continue reading

Whale Translation – By Lemn Sissay

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By Lemn Sissay, GDIF writer in residence   Whale Translation written by Lemn Sissay and read at Royal Naval College June 23rd at 6.15pm. Greenwich+Docklands International Festival 2013. Lemn Sissay is our writer in residence at GDIF. Browse our full Festival programme including our Greenwich Fair and Island … Continue reading

One Million: A World Premiere by Tangled Feet

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Don’t miss the world premiere of One Million this weekend on Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June at 10pm at the Royal Arsenal Woolwich. Commissioned by GDIF2013, this new production from Tangled Feet takes its name from the fact that … Continue reading

Greenwich Fair & Island Fair photo gallery – By Steve Eggleton

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Steve Eggleton, eventdigital.co.uk, a longtime follower and loyal documenter of many GDIF editions, has put together a fabulous slide show of Festival images from last weekend. We’ve selected a few of his pictures below as an appetiser but browse through his … Continue reading

Greenwich Fair through the photographer’s lense – By Stu Mayhew

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By Stu Mayhew Saturday, 22 June 2013   Today was the start of the Greenwich Fair , accompanied this year by the Island Fair. A chance to immerse yourself in the weird and wonderful world of performers from around the world. … Continue reading

Festival Opening Day – By Stu Mayhew (photographer)

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By Stu Mayhew After yesterday’s whale and all the publicity it generated, today was the official start of the festival. I was advised to be by The Cutty Sark, Greenwich’s greatest landmark, at 5.45PM. While there were plenty of people around I couldn’t see any actual performers. … Continue reading

Photo blog: GDIF2013 / Thurs 20 June – by Stu Mayhew

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By Stu Mayhew   I am a local photographer (vice chairman of Aperture Woolwich Photographic Society) and a Greenwich resident. I am lucky enough to be doing some photography at this year’s Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF) and have been asked to … Continue reading