Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey in Wembley Park

Wemba's Dream

Join the Journey

Join Wembley Park and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for the second installation of Wemba's Dream - a free performance of music, dance, poetry and carnival arts that celebrates the unique and diverse communities of Brent.

As the orchestra plays they'll be joined by special guests, creating a one-of-a-kind audiovisual experience. Local spoken word group, Word Up, will accompany the music with short impactful scenes. The Sujata Banerjee Dance Company will delight with their energetic moves. Guitarist Trevor Brown and the St Michael and All Angels Steel Pans will perform a special pieces alongside the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. All together, Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey creates multi-dimensional event that explores the theme of journey and brings together the best of Brent through a unique sensory performance in Wembley Park.

Performance Times

The FREE performances are at 1:15pm, 2:30pm and 3.45 pm. Please head to the meeting point to get your wristband. If you have not pre-booked a ticket there may still be walk up tickets available.

The performance

Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey

15 minute procession, 30 minute performance

Dani Howard - Wemba's Dream
Sujata Banerjee Dance Company - Sesonal Flights
Trevor Brown - Journeying Home
Word Up - Spoken word scenes
St Michael and All Angels Steel Pans - Sugar Bum Bum
Mahogany Carnival Arts - Procession and Sugar Bum Bum
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

See a full rundown of the performance and musical numbers here.

On the day

Heading to Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey? Make sure you check out all the important information below, including where to meet and what time to arrive.

Where does the show start?

The event starts in the Undercroft, directly behind Olympic Steps. Please head to the Olympic Steps in front of Wembley Stadium on Olympic Way, to exchange your ticket for a wristband. A carnival-style procession will lead you to the performance area at Wembley Park’s Green Parking, where the main event will kick off.

Unsure where the Olympic Steps are? Click here to find them on Google Maps.

When should I arrive?

Please arrive 15-30 minutes before your performance starts. This will ensure the performance starts on time. If you arrive after your performance start time you may not be granted access.

Does my eventbrite registration guarantee entry?

Eventbrite tickets do not guarantee entry. Please remember, if you have pre-booked a ticket, you will be given first access over those who have not pre-booked. However, a ticket does not guarantee entry. Entry will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis, due to capacity restrictions.

Will there be last minute tickets available?

There may be some walk-up tickets available on the day but there is no guarantee. You can head to the meeting spot before each performance to check any ticket availability.

Can I head directly to Green Parking?

Please do not head directly to Green Parking as you will not be given a wristband and will not be granted access to the performance area.

Where can I park?

You can pre-book your parking in Pink Parking (a short walk from the meeting spot and performance area) for Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey for just £5. You can pre-book here.

How do I get to Wembley Park?

Wembley Park is accessible via many ways. Click here to find the best route for you.

Composer Dani Howard on Wemba's Dream: Join the Journey

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Wemba's Dream 2021 in Wembley Park
Wemba's Dream 2021 in Wembley Park
Wemba's Dream 2021 in Wembley Park
Wemba's Dream 2021 in Wembley Park

Wemba's Dream 2021

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