SouthBank hosts a varied programme of dance, music, arts and community events. See below and the calendar for details. You can also keep up to date by liking us on Facebook (southbankbristol), following us on Twitter @SouthBank_Club or become a free web member to be kept up to date.
FRIDAY 12 AUGUST SOUTHBANK MILONGA
ALCHEMY MILONGA @ Bristol SouthBank Club
8pm till midnight
Atmospheric, friendly, great music and a sound system worthy of tango argentino...
Dean Lane, BS3 1DB
See you on the dance floor For more information on this and other tango alchemy events please go towww.tangoalchemy.co.uk
Bristol's monthly, friendly Swing dance Social!
...Swingin' into Summer with the finest tunes, dancing and, just possibly, some icecream! Bring your sun hat! ;)
7.45pm - Beginners taster class - suitable for complete beginners or a chance to work on refining your basics.
8.30pm till Midnight - Social dancing to the finest tunes from our illustrious Djs!
£7 / 5cons on the door.
Strictly Rockers Records presents ...
Northern Video Showcase, Live Guest PA and DJ's Keep The Faith!!!
This is to follow the daytime Northern Soul Dance workshop
All monies go to Bristol Womens Workshop Fundraiser
Love 4 Salsa return for their monthly salsa social
Class: 8pm - 9pm (all levels)
Dancing: 9pm - Midnight
Cost: All night entry £7 (NUS £5)
Join the family fun-day at one of south Bristol's busiest community arts hubs. Spot original 19th century features amongst the 1960s additions. Learn about renovation work, grab a cappuccino from the 1930s style coffee machine or relaxed in the garden landscaped with recycled materials. Drop in.
Ballet Nimba invite you to join them for this exciting weekend of dance workshops in Bristol!
Students will get the chance to study with various members of the Ballet Nimba collective in a series of classes, including Djembe dance, Sabar dance and traditional singing!
Not only will students have the opportunity to learn with these highly sought after artists from across the UK, but they will be treated to a short performance at the end of the workshop as well as having the oppotunity to view a private screening of Idrissa Camara's award winning film 'Fare Ta' Land of Dance!
This event is not to be missed!
Ballet Nimba is an award winning performing arts company specialising in traditional West African Dance and Music. We provide performances which are renowned for their striking individuality, resonant memorability and cultural significance.
“"This is an energetic, at times highly acrobatic display of West African dance, The calibre of its accompanying musicians equals that of its dancers, whether delivering furious percussive work-outs or embroidering their compositions with the undulating melodies of the balafon and Fulani flute.” WOMAD Festival
11am-1pm: Guinean Dance class with Idrissa Camara
2pm-4pm: Sabar Dance class with Aida Diop
4.30-5pm: Screening of Idrissa's award winning film 'Fare Ta' Land of Dance
5pm: Ballet Nimba Performance especially for students!!!!
Event finishes by 6pm
11am-1pm: Combined traditional West African singing and dance workshop with Kenzi Ireland and Celestine Walcott-Gordon!
2pm-4pm: Guinean Dance class with Idrissa Camara
£80 for both days
£55 for Saturday only (including film screening and performance)
£40 for Sunday only
We are offering payment plans to people who want to pay in installments for this event. Please contact Penny Elkins on facebook or by email here: email@example.com to discuss your options!
Advance payments are essential.
THIS EVENT HAS LIMITED PLACES - BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISSAPPOINTMENT!
Ujima Radio CIC - the winner of the National Diversity Award for the category of “Community
Organisation for Race, Faith & Religion” is hosting a cabaret information event at the South Bank
Club, Dean Lane, Bedminster, BS3 1DB from 7pm to 11pm on Thursday 20th October 2016 called “Keep the Beat” to raise the awareness of Blood and Organ Donation within all communities, especially the BAME communities.
A Sunday Night Stories event by Writers Unchained. This month's theme is The Twilight Zone and is an official part of the Bristol Literary Festival. More information and submission details can be found on the Writers Unchained website: https://writersunchained.wordpress.com