Songs and Stories from the Water

4 May, 11:10-15:10 Bristol City Centre Ferry Landing, BS1 5UH (£7-£8, all ages)

Water is integral to diasporic movement. This exciting collaboration with Bristol Ferry Boats sees artists performing on Emily, one of the city’s iconic waterbuses, as she pootles about on her usual day service. Check the Bristol Ferry Boats’ website for timetables and fares, then step aboard from the Bristol City Centre Ferry Landing, just in front of Watershed.

Please note you can’t pre-book to ride the waterbus – passengers are first come, first served. Card payments only onboard.

11.10-11.50 Muneera Pilgrim
Live poetry from Bristol’s very own international poet. 

11.50-12.30 and 12.30-13.10 Sing & Tell with Sayambrita Mukherjee
Sing a few lines of a song from your culture, then tell the story behind it.

13.10-13.50 Claudio Kron 
African-Brazilian songs and percussion.

14.30-15.10 Kennedy Chinyere
Songs and stories from Zimbabwe.