Creative Barking and Dagenham Summer Festivals


XTRAX was the creative consultant for a brand new summer programme of outdoor art, circus, dance, street theatre, music and film.


XTRAX was the advisor for Creative Barking and Dagenham when they began developing a brand new summer programme.

Creative Barking and Dagenham (CBD) is a three-year Creative People and Places project (2014 – 2016) for people living, working and socialising in Barking and Dagenham.The programme has been developed and curated by local residents with support from XTRAX and Bradley Hemmings, Artistic Director of Greenwich+Docklands International Festival.

The festival programme included a mixture of UK and international artists from Dizzy O Dare; Lost in Translation Emergency Exit Arts; Max Calaf; No Fit State amongst many others. The finale show was The Colour of Time by Artonik.