Saturday On The Green

Saturday 4th October

Join us on Nunhead Green for FREE performances and workshops to entertain and amaze!

12 – 1pm  WORKSHOP Join Lucyoga for a lively pre-lunch yoga session to wake up you and your taste-buds. Open to all and set to stimulate the senses so you can get maximum foodie pleasure from all the culinary delights on offer.

12 – 1pm: WORKSHOP – Rat Race Cycles “Dr. Bike” session – Bring your bike for a once over! The team will make sure the gears and brakes are adjusted properly, pump up your tyres and give your bike a safety check FREE OF CHARGE!

12:30pm TOUR – Join CoolTan Arts CoolWalks on a free guided walk through Nunhead to uncover its characters, myths, legends and tall stories.  Meet at the Information Point on the Green.

1pm: GRAND WELCOME – We are delighted to announce Councilllor Sunil Chopra, Mayor of Southwark, will take to the stage to welcome everyone to The Nunhead Bite!

1 – 1.30pm PERFORMANCE – Nunhead Community Choir is a fun, friendly group that just loves to sing. Our songs include pop classics, show tunes and folk songs from all around the world.  We’re not a classical choir; we’re not a church choir – we’re a community choir.

 

1.30 – 1.45pm INTRODUCING – Teatro VivoGrimms’ Collecting Agency – on a mission to assess the state of the nation, the Grimms will be collecting stories. Your stories…

 

2-5pm – Look out for the Scoober Doobers at The Nunhead Bite! This comic duo like to splash about, spread happiness and make new friends. With lots of foodie fun, they will be leading parachute games, dancing and complete nonsense.

 

2.30 – 3pm PERFORMANCE – The Pop-Up Choir is a south London a cappella ensemble with a contemporary repertoire and a rotating ensemble of 20 to 25 singers. The set-list includes mash-ups and songs by Bruce Springsteen, Adele, Outkast, Presidents of the USA and Pulp.

 

3 – 3.30pm: PERFORMANCE – Teatro Vivo Grimms’ Collecting Agency brings you a brand new story from the tales collected at The Nunhead Bite.

 

3.45 – 4.45: PERFORMANCE – Infinite Jest present’s Twelfth Night;a one-hour adaptation of Shakespeare’s story for children aged 5+ in their own inimitable style! With puppets, dancing, physical theatre, audience interaction, live music, and clowning.

 

4.45 – 5pm: WORKSHOP – Carl Campbell Dance Company 7’s “Healthy Body, Healthy Mind” programme. Carl Campbell invites members to join him in a participatory workshop session celebrating the health & wealth of a sharing and caring community

 

5 – 6pm: PERFORMANCE – Pull The Other One present a signature show which not only polishes the edge of surreal comic humour but simultaneously harks back to the golden age of variety and vaudeville. Our favourite hostess LINDSAY SHARMAN as Madam Magenta introduces OTIZ CANNELLONI (master of mirth and minimalist magic), MATT RICARDO (a showman with aplomb, genuine skill and five balls) on the Infamous Pull The Other One cabaret stage.
7pm – 8pm: QUIZTIME – Come and chill out on the green with The Nunhead Bite Crew as we take you through the culmination of the big Saturday Pub Quiz with a special foodie round followed by ridiculous PRIZES.

 

PLUS ACROSS THE DAY: PULL THE OTHER ONE POP UP TRAVELLING STAGE

Keep your eyes out for this old time new age minuscule mobile cabaret stage. Reminiscent of the quack doctors of the old time west… Chase them throughout Nunhead or just sit and wait for this oddity to perch itself in front of you. Anything from a quick stand up in the butchers, a game of table tennis in the bakers or a dance show in the candlestick makers (watch out for those golden squirrels).

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