Celebrate Eid with Rumi in Huddersfield
Sat 13 Apr, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm
About the event
Celebrate Eid with a magical and inspirational performance of the 13th-century poet Rumi’s The Alchemy of Love, featuring Gulcin Bulut and the Sahba Ensemble.
A partnership project between MACFEST and HudLitFest.
Join us to celebrate Eid with poetry and music. Enjoy the magic of the celebrated 13th-century Persian philosopher-poet Maulana Rumi’s ‘Alchemy of Love’, performed by the renowned British-Turkish singer Gulcin Bulut and the Sahba Ensemble.
A unique and inspiring event celebrating a poet and philosopher whose influence transcends national borders and ethnic divisions worldwide.
Attendees are invited to bring a copy of their favourite Rumi poem to read out and share.
Doors 2.30pm, performance 3pm-4pm, followed by social to 5.30pm.
As this is a free event, please let us know if after booking you find you are unable to attend, so that we can offer your ticket(s) elsewhere.
Access and Covid safety measures: if you have specific access needs or queries and/or prefer to be seated away from other audience members as a Covid safety measure, please contact our Admin at: [email protected] with your request.
DATE: Saturday 13 April
LOCATION: Attic, Lawrence Batley Theatre, Queen Street, Huddersfield HD2 2SP
TICKETS: Free (donations welcomed)
AGE GUIDANCE: 12+ (under 16s should be accompanied by an adult)