Create.Connect.Unwind Festival- LIVE MUSIC – Drop -in concert with Stringboxes
May 19 at 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Stringboxes (Holly Marland on kora and Michael Cretu on double bass) have performed regularly for LIME’s Lunchtime Concert Series as well as on adult wards at Manchester Royal Infirmary. They are both internationally acclaimed performers and composers, and their scintillating music spans classical, world, folk, and popular music. They have appeared to great critical acclaim in many major festivals and have performed live on Radio 3’s In Tune.
As part of Creativity & Wellbeing Week 2022, Lime are hosting the inaugural Create.Connect.Unwind Festival celebrating creativity and wellbeing at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. The festival will feature an exciting 3-day programme of free creative workshops and performances especially for MFT staff including:
• Drop in printing and creative workshops
• Indian dance workshops
• An evening of spoken word performance
• Live musical performance
• A concert with very special guest musicians from Indian arts organisation, Milapfest
• A pop up exhibition of artwork created by MFT staff through Lime’s staff wellbeing programme, Create. Connect.Unwind
Come find us on the Oxford Road Campus Boulevard at the Pavilion Tent on 18th, 19th and 20th May.
All events are free to attend for MFT staff and are drop in- no need to book!