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CELEBRATING THE WORLD IN A WEEKEND: WOMAD 2017 BUILDS BRIDGES NOT WALLS

Further acts announced for WOMAD Charlton Park including Oumou Sangare, Goat, Eliza Carthy and Orchestra Baobab. West Africa’s funkiest female singer, Britain’s most vibrant new folk act and the world’s coolest band of psychedelic mysterions are among the eclectic headliners in the second batch of names announced for WOMAD 2017 to be held at Charlton … Continue reading CELEBRATING THE WORLD IN A WEEKEND: WOMAD 2017 BUILDS BRIDGES NOT WALLS

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We’re recruiting volunteers for WOMAD 2017!

Be part of the team! Come and volunteer with WOMAD at Charlton Park and help to be a part of the greatest festival on earth. WOMAD 2017 takes place 27th – 30th July at Charlton Park near Malmesbury. We’re looking for responsible people over 18. In return for the work that you put in, you get … Continue reading We’re recruiting volunteers for WOMAD 2017!

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We’re looking for Human Books for WOMAD 2017!

WOMAD’s Human Books are a whole shelf of people waiting for you to check them out of the library to “read” for 30 minutes …. a huge variety of interesting and extraordinary people that you would never normally meet in your everyday life. Our Human Books hope to intrigue, interest and inspire. They include; those … Continue reading We’re looking for Human Books for WOMAD 2017!

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Benjamin Zephaniah, Emir Kusturica and Squarepusher side project Shobaleader One amongst first artists for WOMAD 2017

The world’s festival WOMAD is back for its thirty-fifth year as a vibrant, joyful and timely reminder that in a world where division and isolation are increasingly prominent, music can still bring people together from all around the globe. As well as musicians from every imaginable background WOMAD will play host to its usual dizzying … Continue reading Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Benjamin Zephaniah, Emir Kusturica and Squarepusher side project Shobaleader One amongst first artists for WOMAD 2017

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World of Children – call for artists

Call for Artists: WOMAD FESTIVAL – CHARLTON PARK – 27th-30th July This year the World of Children is going elemental. Harnessing the power of the four elements, the theme this year is Earth, Fire, Water and Air. We welcome themed proposals based around the four elements for art and craft workshops of all shapes and sizes … Continue reading World of Children – call for artists

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