Prema is the envy of many a metropolitan venue
Prema is a family friendly Arts Centre, promoting performance, live music and art exhibitions as well as accessible workshops, classes and creative experiences for kids and adults.
Prema, near Dursley in the Stroud valleys, offers an affordable day out for all folk in the South West.
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£12/£9(c) • Friends £10/£7(c) • Family £24/£20(c)
Roshni (from the Persian word meaning light or brilliance) is an intimate crafting of dance and live music, made up of three distinctive and engaging dance pieces: The Call, The Light and The Wave which explore the highs and lows of life today. The audience are taken on an emotional journey, through wordless storytelling, eclectic music, percussive dance and upbeat audience interaction, Roshni is both deeply moving and gloriously entertaining.
Kathak is a striking movement language of virtuosic foot percussion, rapid spins, geometrical patterns, with poignant mime and gesture, all intricately woven with the live music.Book NowFind Out More
10am - 4pm
£90/£87(c) • Friends £88/£85(c)
Join us for today’s silversmithing workshop during which you’ll create a bangle design, before using a hammer to move and/or texture your silver and make a beautiful and unique bangle. You’re able to create tapers and splays or focus on texture and form using hammers and stamps. The bangle can be soldered shut or left open for an adjustable cuff. A wonderful treat for yourself or a truly fabulous and individual gift for a special someone.Add To Waiting ListFind Out More
10am - 1pm
£60/£57(c) • Friends £58/£55(c)
You’re warmly invited to join creative Taiwo Adeoti of Ile Darasimi for a fun and dynamic hands-on lampshade making workshop! Immerse yourself in the world of contemporary design as you explore the beauty of bold and vibrant African Print Inspired Fabrics. Taiwo will have an impressive array of African print fabrics to choose from on the day – mix, match, or contrast to your own home décor to bring a pop of colour and interest to even the darkest corner of your room! Unleash your creativity and craft your very own professional grade 25cm drum lampshade – suitable for table, floor, or pendant lights. All materials are provided – just bring yourself and your enthusiasm. No prior experience needed!Add To Waiting ListFind Out More
£14/£11(c) • Friends £12/£9(c)
Suntou Susso is a multi-instrumentalist: kora player, percussionist, singer and composer from The Gambia. Born a Griot in the 700-year old tradition of the kora - a harp-lute with 22 strings unique to the Mandinka people.
An in-demand and charismatic performer, he has garnererd much attention throughout from the moment he arrived on the UK's music scene. Suntou joins us this evening for a solo show - a real and rare musical treat for all world music lovers.Book NowFind Out More