Love Light Norwich is a bright new festival celebrating art and innovation in Norwich, the City of Stories across Valentines weekend 2020. With the theme of love and belonging, this free, family-friendly festival will include an illuminating trail of light artworks, interactive installations and ﬁre performances. Love Light Labs will also explore opportunities to encourage social inclusion and a better-connected city for all.
Some of the unmissable highlights include:
Amor (pyrotechnics & performance) by Bilbobasso, , 13 & 14 February; 7pm The Forum
Bilbobasso from France presents a duo performance of Amor - a wild story of a relationship which starts loving and warm, but as the years go by emotions are played out in fire. Expect literally to see sparks fly as the company present a show mixed with Argentinian Tango, music and fire.
The Valentine’s Parade, 14 February; 6.30pm from Norwich Cathedral to The Forum
Join the Valentine’s Parade which will wind through the city from Norwich Cathedral, finishing at The Forum. The Parade will include LumiDogs - pampered pooches parading in light-up costumes - and French street performance company Picto-Facto, who will be bringing their cheeky, quirky and captivating figures, the Lampadophores, spreading mischief and joy to the city’s streets, alongside local arts organisation Tin House.
Seed of Light by Amber Lights, The Garth, Norwich University of the Arts, Norwich
In the 13th century monastic remains of St. Andrew's Hall and Blackfriars' Hall -The Garth - former Norwich University of the Arts student Amber Stefani will present Seed of Light. Seed of Light will combine art and lighting to make interactive designs in a beautiful kaleidoscopic light box.