Oitij-jo: Festival of Bangla Culture

This event has now finished. Until Sun Feb 24

Time Out says

Dance, music, art and photography are just some of the elements making up this three-day festival of Bangladeshi culture and creativity, held across all three floors of the Oxo Tower complex's Bargehouse. Highlights include performances from dancer Akram Khan, MOBO-award winning jazz musician Zoe Rahman and world music fusion band Lokkhi Terra, and exhibitions of work by artist Rezia Wahid and photographers Shahidul Alam and Enamul Hoque. Entry to the exhibition floors, including film shows, merchandise and display areas, is free, with a £7.50 day pass giving access to a wider programme of performances, demonstrations, workshops and an Adda series of debates curated by Leesa Gazi. Various additional events and performances are ticketed; see the website for full details.

Bargehouse details



Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse St, London SE1 9PH

Transport Southwark/Blackfriars 


020 7021 1686


Fri-Sun 11am-late

Exhibitions free; £7.50, £5 concs day pass; ticketed events various prices