Full events listing, October 2014

  • Launch & Finale

    The launch, and a warm and witty finale with one of the world’s foremost writers, Ben Okri.

  • Music & Drama

    Jungle Brothers, YolanDa Brown, Aswad, Kirk Fletcher, jazz, hip hop, calypso, more!

  • Children & Families

    The BHM Family Festival, the Magdalen Street Celebration and more!

  • Community

    Celebratory events with singing, dancing, discussion and delicious food.

  • Activities & Workshops

    Fun storytelling with Patience Unazi, dance workshops and more!

  • Arts & Literature Festival

    Evenings of literary chat, performance and poetry, and reading at your local library.

  • Film Festival

    An exciting diversity of films on offer this year, including 12 Years A Slave.

  • Talks & Exhibitions

    Talks reflecting our Force For Change theme, and great exhibitions.

  • Fine City Blues Explosion

    Some very special Blues and Blues Roots artists who will all perform over two days at the Norwich Arts Centre. The real deal.

  • Leif Juul Jorgensen Quartet

    Leif Juul Jorgensen Quartet - Danish Jazz amongst the fabulous array in store for you this year!

  • Half of a Yellow Sun

    Sisters Olanna and Kainene return to 1960s Nigeria. As civil war breaks out, political events loom larger than their differences as fight to establish an independent republic. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton.

  • Storytelling with Patience Unazi

    Join Nigerian born storyteller Patience Unazi for a fun events for all the family featuring stories and songs from all over Africa.