Crystal Palace Festival


Insert Title Here: How Croydon’s SLiDE company invites you to view, reflect and dance

Posted on June 12th, by Gemma Coldicott in Culture. No Comments

Our diverse dance company brings people together through movement and artistic expression

Would you catch me if I fell?
You arranged, positioned and orbited me with thought and care, responding to my body.
Together we revisited a memory looking deep, seeing afresh.
Uncovering images, intention, authenticity and summer filled the room.
Is it really April?

Yep, it was really April (in a heatwave) and the SLiDE (South London Inclusive Dance Experience) … Read More »



No wellies required

Posted on July 7th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. 7 comments

However you like to have fun in a field, Croydon has something to offer. Liz Sheppard-Jones (party animal – retired on medical grounds) reviews the festival season, south east London style

Festival culture kicked off at Worthy Farm forty-four years ago then went mainstream somewhere in the ’90s. Nowadays no summer is complete without a rock band playing outdoors to a mildly stoned audience in Hunter wellies. … Read More »