JULY 6, 2014
The World in One City
With a ‘World in One City’ theme the Festival will be a fantastic cultural extravaganza that showcase the unique sights, sounds, tastes and artistic variety of the world continents, set in Liverpool City Centre.
One World Festival 2014 will celebrate the multiplicity of cultures in Liverpool and feature a cultural fusion via Street Arts, Animation, Music, Dance, Acrobatics and Carnival artists, presenting an artistically diverse programme bringing the city centre to life and turning it into a powerful cauldron of global arts.
The Festival will bring to the fore artists of many diverse backgrounds and engage the public with performances that are rarely seen in the streets and the mainstream.
- Stage in Williamson Square. Performances on the stages will feature some of the best street, carnival, music and dance artists, presently resident in Europe.
- Williamson Square will have over 20 stalls of cultural food, arts, crafts and global organisations.
- International walkabouts impromptu performances and in-situ presentations will start off at different points in the city centre and weave towards the main hubs, interacting with the public and drawing them into the event.
Audiences will be treated to a fine mix of local, national and international acts who will take them on an unforgettable artistic journey.
Garth Dallas, One World Festival organising partner said “We are absolutely delighted to be contributing to the immense cultural calendar for the IFB which will showcase Liverpool as a city that has a wide world of cultures within it. ”
“As the world of business converges on Liverpool for the International Festival for Business they will be treated to an explosion of cultural performances and entertainment by world-class artists from One World Festival. We are honoured to have been chosen to contribute to such an historic event and we will certainly make Liverpool proud by the sheer brilliance of our cultural programme.”
The 2014 Festival is working in partnership with:
International Festival for Business: