CELEBRATING NEW YEAR

PART OF OUR ONE WORLD FESTIVAL

Join us for the third online event in our One World Festival series, this time celebrating New Year. Hear from curators, and enjoy stories, music, crafts, and more.

This event will be broadcast live on this page, and on our YouTube channel.

WATCH IT LIVE HERE

A link will be added here closer to the date of the event.

PROGRAMME

  • Multi-faith Panel Discussion – 40 minutes
    Oxfordshire faith leaders share their reflections and hopes inspired by One World festival theme 'Light in the Darkness'.
     
  • Indian Classical Dance Performance by Raahi Patel – 5 mins
    Talented young dancer Raahi performs a dance to the prayer Shree Ram Stuti.
     
  • Craft activity: Create your own 'Window of Kindness' – 10 minutes
    Sarah Jane Airey from Cowley Road Works introduces Emily Cooling's stained-glass window craft activity film, part of the 'Window of Kindness project led by the Roarsomes.
    What you'll need:
    • A printed template, of the design you'd like to make
    • Black paper
    • Tissue paper
    • Tracing or greaseproof paper
    • Glue and a paint brush
    • Scissors, ruler, and a pencil or pen
  • Music performance by Duo Delnavaz – 6 minutes
    Dalaram Izadi (tambour) and Chris Hills (tabla) perform an interpretation of an ancient Persian tune 'Before the King.
     
  • Curator talk: 'Les Rameaux' – 5 minutes
    An Van Camp, curator of Northern European Art at the Ashmolean, talks about this beautiful painting by Elizabeth Sonrel, a new acquisition for the museum.
     
  • 'Hope' performance poetry and storytelling – 17 minutes
    Euton Daley and Amantha Edmead inspire with hope fuelled poetry and storytelling performances.