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Event dates: 18 - 20 May 2017
Event address: Various

About the event:

Valise Noire link will open in new window present CARGO. A dynamic new outdoor performance bringing Poole's maritime heritage of The Great Quay to life.

Cargo Event Poole 2017Watch this immersive show start on the quayside, as the 'Queen Galadriel' ship sails into port and a crew disembark celebrating millennia of goods that have travelled the seas. Unloading their unusual interactive 'cargo', the crew dance, sing, and move in procession sharing stories from above and below the flowing waters, revealing wisdom and heritage of maritime life along the way.

"CARGO has the potential to be one of the most important art events within our European Maritime Festival"

Mayor of Poole

Experience this wonderfully creative celebration of Poole's rich heritage; a project that provides opportunities and learning experiences for local communities and culminates in an exhibition at Lighthouse Poole opening at the end of May.

CARGO is funded by The Heritage Lottery Fund, Poole Culture Fund and the Cultural Hub.

Ticket Price: Free

Thursday 18th May - 8.45pm
Saturday 20th May - 6.45pm

Location: Poole Quay to Scaplen’s Court

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