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Bright in the Corner

Running Time: approximately 90 minutes Suitable for All Bright in the Corner Artistic Directors: Paepae Mmekwa, Debi Hedderwick, Kate Rounding, Emma Mmekwa A vibrant collaborative performance of musical dance theatre realising the visions of artists from the township of Mamelodi, South Africa, and Derbyshire. Bright in the Corner fuses different cultural traditional and contemporary forms and is being premiered in the East Midlands as part of the region’s Cultural Olympiad finale programme. From a backdrop of serious social and economic challenge, this is an exhilarating production which demonstrates joy, and pride in international understanding and shared humanity. With financial assistance from Legacy Trust UK, Arts Council England, Derbyshire County Council and National Arts Council of South Africa, Bright in the Corner is part of the UK Cultural Olympiad celebrations.