JAN. 31st 2021 \\ 2pm - 6pm GMT \\ ONLINE  
5 CHANNELS
40+ ACTS
20HRS OF CHOICE 

"A true community event"

"The content was exciting, raw, and pushed boundaries."

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TALKS
MOVEMENT
ARTS
MUSIC

"An eclectic mixture of mind provoking subjects with something for everyone"

LINEUP

1. TALKS CHANNEL:
1400: Welcome + Opening TGCF
1410: An introduction to Ayurveda
1430: What is Havening?
1450: Mental health through nutrition
1510: Mindful skincare
1530: Un-Sustainability
1550: - INTERMISSION -
1600: Powerful talk in politics
1620: Resilience coaching
1640: A monk's take on the future
1700: The science of Happiness
1720: Community parenting
1740: Empowerment through clothing
1800: Festival close

 

2. MOVEMENT CHANNEL:
1400: See 1. Talks Channel
1410: Pilates
1440: Self-massage
1510: Kickboxing
1550: - INTERMISSION -
1600: Ecstatic dance
1630: Rege dance aerobics
1700: Sound healing
1730: Yoga Nidra
1800: Festival close (Talks channel)
3. ARTS CHANNEL:
1400: See 1. Talks Channel
1410: Drawing for self-programming
1430: Photographic connection
1450: Mindful drawing
1510: Max the Magician
1530: Making theatre about depression
1550: - INTERMISSION -
1600: Shamanic meditation
1620: Plant medicine talk
1640: Sculpture masterclass
1700: Film screening
1720: African Mask making
1740: Boost confidence via body lang.
1800: Festival close (Talks channel)
4. MUSIC CHANNEL:
1400: See 1. Talks Channel
1410: Morning Gloryville dance party
1450: Swing time
1520: Simon Garrard acoustic gig
1550: - INTERMISSION -
1600: Liv Knight DJ set
1630: Duck pond sailors Sea shanty
1700: Luke (Shadowbones) acoustic gig
1730: Ukulele female acoustic duo
1800: Festival close (Talks channel)
5. (BONUS) CONVERSATION CHANNEL:
1400: See 1. Talks Channel
1410: Connecting with Nature
1430: Growing vegetables workshop
1450: ZSA Suicide awareness training
1520: Olly's Future talk
1540: ZSA / Olly's Future Q+A
1550: - INTERMISSION -
1600: Livingston LUOS
1620: Free-writing workshop
1640: Community living panel chat
1710: ZSA Suicide awareness training
1730: Olly's Future talk
1800: Festival close (Talks channel)
5 CHANNELS,
40+ ACTS,
20 HOURS OF CHOICE IN 4 HOURS...
CONNECTION BUILDS COMMUNITY
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"The festival was great - it included hosts and designed activities that felt authentic and genuine." 

5 CHANNELS, 40+ ACTS, 20 HOURS OF CHOICE IN 4 HOURS...

The Great Connection Festival is all about providing space to connect with ourselves + others.

 

Connection builds community and with 4 channels: Talks, movement, art, + music The Great Connection Festival is a virtual event to bring people together. Plus, it’s a platform to promote small businesses and support a great cause.

All profits go to Olly's Future to help raise awareness and ultimately prevent suicide.

ABOUT

 

"I was on high days after the festival and can't wait for the next one."