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Thursday late: eastern encounters

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The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
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London Victoria.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

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Victoria, Green Park, St. James's Park and Hyde Park Corner.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

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Bus numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road.  Victoria Coach Station is a 10-minute walk from the Palace.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

  • The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
  • Thursday, 12 Jul 2018
  • 18:30 – 21:00
  • £15.00 full price
    £13.50 concessions
  • Not eligible for 1-Year Pass

This fun-filled evening is packed with entertainment including Mughal-inspired performances by Akademi dance, South Asian music played on traditional instruments, and poetry from award-winning poet, artist and documentary filmmaker Imtiaz Dharker.

Akademi will present Kathak from Northern India, a dance form that flourished under the Mughal dynasty, along with traditional Bharatanatyam that originated in the temples of Southern India centuries ago. Kirpal Panesar and Sunny Channa will play traditional Indian classical ragas on the dilruba and the tabla.

A special non-alcoholic cocktail inspired by the exhibition will be served throughout the night.

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