The Creative Seed was the artistic director for the South Tyneside Parade for the third year running, working with many different community groups from the area. The theme was Monsters, Myths and Magic.
They engaged members of the public in dance, circus and costume making workshops during the lead up to the event. The Creative Seed carried out 240 workshops with 40 community groups and created 3 residencies for artists.
The parade attracted in excess of 30,000 audience members and included 2000 members of the local community participated in this parade.
The Creative Seed would like to say a great big thank you to all of the participants, volunteers and council staff who made the South Tyneside Carnival Parade the best one yet. Thank you so much to our whole team for all their hard work.