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2022 UK Festival
23 November 2022 - 29 November 2022
British Council Qatar and the British Embassy, in partnership with Cultural Village Foundation – Katara, are organising this year’s programme for the 7th UK Festival, under the theme, Sport for Good.
The festival will showcase the strong relationship between the UK and Qatar through a range of cultural events and activities. This year’s exciting programme includes:
▪ Selector DJ shows featuring Jamz Supernova who will take listeners on a virtual tour of the UK and showcase the best emerging talents across all musical genres.
▪ Photography exhibition on the power of sports and art to amplify the voices of street-connected young people.
▪ Mural creation at Katara Cultural Village – young people and communities around the world in collaboration with UK and local Qatari artists will work on murals highlighting the message of inclusion and diversity.
▪ Illustration project – Tim Vyner will be drawing live illustrations of everything around him; he will be collaborating with Qatari artist Kholoud Al-Ali.
▪ Shooting Stars – 10 young people have been trained to take photos of live events at the FIFA World Cup™ and their top picks will be on display in an exhibition.
▪ For the Game, Parkour Shows at MIA park – live shows to motivate people to spend less time indoors.
▪ DJ performance by Katie Owen