Produced by Watford Palace Theatre in collaboration with volunteers from the local community

Celebrate Vaisakhi

Everyone is invited to join us for Celebrate Vaisakhi, which returns to the Palace for a seventh year.

Enjoy an evening of performances marking the Sikh New Year and the Punjabi Harvest Festival.

zeroPlus Theatre 

The Maharajah and Kohinoor Before it became part of the Crown Jewels, the Kohinoor diamond had many keepers, many Kings and many Emperors but there was one who was very special, the young Maharajah, Duleep Singh of Punjab, India (1838 - 1893) This is a true tale of empire, war, friendship and betrayal of how the diamond came to be set in Queen Victoria’s crown and Duleep Singh’s story on how he found a new home in England and his inextricable link to Punjab. Created by zeroPlus Theatre, a theatre in education company

Seema Anand

Captivating audiences with her unique storytelling, she will share a story of Maharajah Ranjit Singh, his inspiration and teachings from Guru Gobind Singh (1668-1708)


Chakardar Tabla Ensemble

Chakardar Tabla, one of Europe’s leading percussion artists. will perform a mix of solo and group tabla pieces, featuring Ustad Harkirat Singh Rayatt

Baba Fateh Singh Gatka Akhara

A skilled display of Sikh Martial Arts, led by the famed Baba Fateh Singh Gatka Akhara founded 20 years ago by Jathedar Uptej Singh

Tickets

Box Office 01923 225671

Tickets £7 (£6 for groups of 4 or more if purchased before 20 April). Price includes a complimentary snack.

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