Kevin Rushby

Journalist / The Guardian Newspaper

It was the flags that instantly grabbed me. The colour and detail, and the way they sprang into life with a breeze and some sunshine behind them.
What soon became apparent was that bearing a seven-metre pole with a dazzlingly colourful silk banner attached had something of a religious pilgrimage about it.

Dulcie Alexander

Relationship Manager / Arts Council England

The depth of the T100 festivals proves how embedded and established it is within the local landscape and how listening is pivotal to artistic integrity & co-creation. The future is bound to be colourful and richly layered in exciting content. Thank you for shining a light on Thurrock in ways beyond words.

Gabrielle Forster-Still

Former Head of Learning & Participation, Thurrock / Royal Opera House

Trailblazer schools love being part of the Kinetika programmes as this gives them the opportunity for wider community engagement, something many of them are actively seeking to do.
Trailblazer schools have been involved with Kinetika since 2016 with a variety of projects from Kitchen Table to Tilbury Carnival and T100.

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