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Got2Remember/Afrikan Revolution @ Portobello Rising

Got2Remember/Afrikan Revolution @ Portobello Rising

Portobello Rising is a free festival showcasing a new wave of young artists making exciting work across music, film, theatre, spoken word, art and dance. It’s taking place on Saturday 15 July from midday in the iconic heart of West London where the Westway flyover crosses Portobello Road.

Featuring a line-up of new and established talent handpicked by local young producers, festival headliners include grime MC Big Zuu, soulful hiphop from The Age Of LUNA, trip-hop inspired electronica from Babeheaven, rising stars from the The Hip-Hop Shakespeare Company ,Local Djembe Drumming and Spoken Word Collective, Got2Remember  featuring the inspirational Heru Hailstones

with Asheber and the Afrikan Revolution.

Plus DJs, international street food and drink from Acklam Village Market,  an urban beach under the flyover with performances from Ebony Steel Band, spoken word artists , street art exhibitions and workshops from Fer Arts, a specially curated selection of short films and animations from young film-makers and VJs in Bay56 theatre, plays from Gate Theatre’s young Gatecrashers and SPID theatre and spectacular free skateboarding demos and lessons in BaySixty6 skate park.

The festival is being programmed and produced by a group of young people who are passionate about the local area, about creativity and community and supporting young talent.

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Event Details

Date: 15 July 2017
Location: Bay56, Acklam Village Market
Address: 4-8 Acklam Rd - London
Website: westwaytrust.org