30th. November: Trip the light fantastic on the sidewalks of Canning Town.
Canning Town Light Show 30th November 2013
The House of Fairy Tales
2 Hoy St,
London E16 1JX
0207 476 4359 (ring for info/directions).
A free day of light themed events, music and dance at our magical Art Circus warehouses.
Part of the Light Night Canning Town festival organised by our friends Brickbox. The highlight of our ‘Light Show’ is a spectacular theatrical light and musical performance by the global superstar Bishi.
Our centerpiece presenting a selection of songs from her new Album Albion Voice in an ever-shifting kaleidoscope of images, patterns and perspectives and costumes worthy of the most sumptuous opera.
Event runs from 3 till 11pm at the house of Fairy Tales and then beyond till midnight.
All Canning Town Residents have a free golden ticket.
3pm Baking, Shadow Puppets and Deep Sea Creature making workshops
5.30 Creatures of the Deep Lantern Procession
6pm Lighting On Ceremony at A13 flyover
6.30 Wintery Light Soup, Baked spuds, Cinnimon Apples and icecream with Hot Toddies and Spiced Apple
6.45 Canning Light Show dance and music spectacular
with O’Farrells Dancers and xxxxxxxxx with Princes in the Tower
7.30 Bishi Light Spectacular
8.30 DJing with Gavin Turk and special guests
Also around The House of Fairy Tales 3 till 11pm
Gallery – Light Art with Kirsten Reynolds, Joseph Kosuth, Gavin Turk, Martin Richmond
Candlelit Matinee cinema with programme of shadow puppetry and films.
E16 café and medieval alien HoFT Light Bar
Around the area 6pm till midnight ( MEET UNDER E13 FLYOVER)
Light Echoes by Speirs and Major: an installation of light, water and sound
NightSeeing LightWalk with lighting urbanist/ artist Leni Schwendinger
Neon Workshops: be there for the switch on of original work designed by local residents.
Sand: Output Arts light up the A13 flyover with colour in this spectacular interactive artwork
Bow Creek Ecology Park Milk Pixel: an interactive Low & High Tech hybrid of light and junk at the little-known but beautiful.
21 Artists: there’ll be artistic interventions exploring the theme of regeneration at the Caravanserai site.