north west for 2012

On the Night Shift

Part of WE PLAY Expo

Part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad

9 players attended

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Commissioned by Lakes Alive, Lake District National Park, WE PLAY Expo and the London 2012 Festival. Funded by Legacy Trust UK, Arts Council England, Cumbria County Council’s South Lakeland Local Committee.



Sun 9 Sep 2012 9.15pm - 10.15pm


Avenham & Miller Parks

South Meadow Lane, Preston , PR1 8JT


Free event, no tickets required

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Suitable for

The show features loud music and many pyrotechnics, possibly including strobe lighting.


Cultural Olympiad, London 2012 Festival, WE PLAY


Outdoor & Carnival, Special Events & Spectaculars

After opening the London 2012 Festival with a bang - quite literally! - don't miss your chance to see this spectacular event as part of the WE PLAY Expo, a whole weekend of unmissable free events celebrating our region’s unique contribution to London 2012.

On The Night Shift is not a firework display. And it’s not a concert. It’s more than that. Les Commandos Percu combine the two to create a magnificent spectacle for your eyes and ears. Their shows perfectly blend musical rhythms and amazing effects, as fireworks dance to a thumping soundtrack.

This new show, featuring specially selected artists from the UK takes the company to a new level.

On the Night Shift is part of the WE PLAY Expo - everyone’s invited to join the party in Preston 7 – 9 September 2012.

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Sadly the park was full so we only got to see bits from a distance through the trees - sounded good though. I hope those close to the action had a great time.

Posted Mon 17 Sep 19:48 by Major Tom

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