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The White Line Celebration - 75th year of India and Pakistan’s independence

About the event

Join Let’s Go Yorkshire as we commemorate the 1947 British India partition and celebrate the 75th year of India and Pakistan’s independence through music, dance, theatre and film!

1-1:15pm INTERWOVEN Soundscape
1:15-1:30pm Giddha Boliyan Part 1 (traditional Punjabi folk songs) by Balle Balle Sangeet
1.30-2pm A New Life in Huddersfield: Memories of Partition and Migration documentary
2-2:30pm Classic songs from Indian cinema
2:30-3pm Chol Theatre’s play ‘Three Pounds in my Pocket’ featuring live tabla and santoor
3-3:30pm Bhangra by Virsa
3:30-3:45pm Giddha Boliyan Part 2 by Balle Balle Sangeet
3:45-4pm INTERWOVEN Round and Around: The Story of Shoddy in Song

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