WorldFest 2014

Tees Valley Arts is delighted to bring you not one, but two, brilliant events celebrating local and global music, bringing the wider world to your door – to set your toes tapping and your spirits soaring. TVA thanks the Northern Rock Foundation, the Youth Music Foundation and Middlesbrough Town Hall – without all of whom …

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Worldfest Acoustic

On Saturday July 21st in Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt, there will be a free event bringing different communities together, featuring African-inspired music and showcasing local musical talent. Performing will be Pablo U-Wa (African/French reggae), supported by Roots Melody (African fusion jazz and reggae) and Henwen (North Yorkshire’s Goddesses of Acappella). Tees Valley Arts and African …

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WorldFest 09 Community Event

As the very last item of WorldFest 09, there will be a community event at the Middlesbrough International Community Centre on Abingdon Road, on Saturday 6th June from 2.30 – 4.00pm. The event, which is sponsored by Northumbrian Water, is free and all are welcome – come along, meet people and celebrate our local talents. …

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WorldFest 09 hailed a success

The WorldFest Festival has been hailed a great success by Festival organisers and audiences. WorldFest is organised by Tees Valley Arts in partnership with African Arts Association and Middlesbrough and Stockton Councils and celebrates diversity in the Tees Valley and showcases world class talent. Rowena Sommerville, Director of Tees Valley Arts commented, “we had lots …

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