Edinburgh Festival Carnival Workshop Weekend

Edinburgh Festival Carnival Workshop Weekend

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival
Sat 05 Jul 2014   -  Sun 06 Jul 2014
10:00 - 17:00 (7 hrs)

_ Price: £15.50
_ Age Group: 16+
_ Venue: Summerhall

Get into the carnival vibe with carnival supremos ‘Junkanoo Commandos’ from The Bahamas.

Spend the weekend with Junkanoo Commandos playing music, dancing and/or making your own Junkanoo costume. This fun activity weekend is open to everybody, and no experience is necessary.

Choose between playing the drums, to playing the cowbells as you learn authentic Bahamian carnival music.

Bounce around to the beat with Bahamian dance moves and become one of the band with your very own Junkanoo Costume.

On the Saturday night, there will be an exciting Carnival Party (9pm-1am, 18+) with live performance from Junkanoo Commandos, Backyard Rhythm Orchestra, Anansi – Beltane drummers and circus performances….

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