23 Jul 2011, Kensington Gardens
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Proms 2011 Proms Plus Family: Human Planet in the Park

Proms Plus Family: Human Planet in the Park
Proms Plus Family: Human Planet in the Park
13:00 Saturday 23 Jul 2011 Kensington Gardens
As part of our weekend celebrating Human Planet join us for this free event at Kensington Gardens. With live music from around the world, a wide variety of workshops and exotic food for the whole family to enjoy. See 'More Information' for a full listing of activities and workshop times.
As part of our weekend celebrating Human Planet join us for this free event at Kensington Gardens. With live music from around the world, a wide variety of workshops and exotic food for the whole family to enjoy. See 'More Information' for a full listing of activities and workshop times.

About this event

About this event
As part of our weekend celebrating Human Planet join us for this free event at Kensington Gardens. With live music from around the world, a wide variety of workshops and exotic food for the whole family to enjoy.

Human Planet Stage
Experience live performances by international artists featured in BBC One’s Human Planet series.

Human Planet Workshops
There will be a range of workshops for all the family (recommended age 7+), inspired by music traditions from around the world, from poetry with Michael Rosen, to the opportunity to create vibrant headdresses and percussion instruments out of junk!

Please note: workshops are not ticketed but limited by capacity; queues may be likely for entrance into popular sessions

Main Stage Line up:
1.05pm  Proms Family Orchestra & Chorus
1.30pm  Khusugtun (Mongolia)
2.05pm  Ayarkhaan (Sakha Republic)
2.35pm  Bibilang Shark-Calling (Papua New Guinea)
3.10pm  Ifield Community College Choir and Drummers
3.40pm  Rasmus Lyberth (Greenland)
4.10pm  Enock Mbongwe (Zambia)
4.35pm  Ifield Community College Choir and Drummers + Finale

Workshops:

Proms Poetry tent:
Join Michael Rosen in our family poetry workshops for your chance to write your own proms inspired poetry. You might even want to enter the Proms Poetry Competition

Workshop times:
1.30pm- 2.15pm
2.45pm -3.30pm
4.00pm -4.45pm

Headdress making tent:
Join members of the ReachoutRCA scheme in making your own beautiful Samba headdress to wear at the finale carnival! Materials will be provided.

Workshop times:
1.30pm – 2.15pm
2.45pm - 3.30pm
3.45pm - 4.30pm

Junk Samba tent:
Join our team in making your own samba instruments and learning to play them. You'll also be able to take part in the finale carnival! Materials will be provided.

1.45pm-2.30pm
3.00pm-3.45pm
4.00pm-4.45pm

Please note that workshops are open to all the family with a recommended age of 7 upwards. All children must be chaperoned at all times be a parent or guardian. workshops are not ticketed but limited by capacity; queues may be likely for entrance into popular sessions. Workshops can be signed up for at the event from 1pm.

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