12 Feb 2016 - 24 Jun 2016
Well known for its infectious energy and joyous sound, Hackney Empire Community Choir is back for another term - and everyone is welcome! You'll learn an eclectic mix of music which embraces the cultural diversity within the choir, plus it's a great chance to meet new friends, sing your heart out and most of all, have fun.
31 May 2016 - 4 Jun 2016
Tori Allen and Sarah Henley will be workshopping extracts from their new musical Tree - which incorporates Idris Elba’s ‘mi Mandela’ album which he wrote with a group of British and South African artists including Maverick Sabre and George the Poet.
1 June 2016
'Fabulousness can come in many forms...' New York Times
Bedazzled shaman, singer-songwriter, searing social critic and performance artist extraordinaire Taylor Mac kicks off LIFT 2016 in spectacular style with a politically-knowing, enormous of spirit, and outrageously entertaining romp through the great American songbook.