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Cultural Exchange Platform

The Cultural Exchange Platform, hosted by Chair of Bob Hope Theatre, Jennifer Sims. Taking place in the Great Hall, a myriad of local community groups sharing short performance pieces.
See below for the full line up.

12:30, Dancing to the Music of the Time, Revelations
The group takes inspiration from American choreographer Alvin Ailey’s, iconic piece Revelations. A spiritual piece, bringing the individual and the collective to the forefront celebrating humanity and what we have in common. There is vulnerability and honesty in their movement and presence.

12:45, Equality Dance
Equality Dance share the love of ballroom and Latin dance in the Great Hall, with a chance to watch and take part! Learn to lead or follow, it’s up to you making the dance form equal and accessible for all.

13:15, Secret Lives - Bob Hope Theatre Actors' Company
Secret Lives Actors from Bob Hope Theatre read short stories written by members of Eltham Writers Group on the theme of secret lives. You can see all the stories in full at Eltham Library on the 17 October as part of Eltham Read 2018.

13:30, The Chinese Performing Arts Centre
Join us in our Cultural Exchange to share the significance of the Lion Dance and the techniques required to perform it. You can see the lion costume up close and experience its playfulness in the Great Hall, as well as seeing the Lion dance around the gardens of Eltham Palace.