THE MELTING CEREMONY
July 7th 2022
A summer ritual performed at the Queen Mary Octagon as part of Spitalfields Festival.
A collaboration with filmmaker Hydar Dewachi and primary school children from Tower Hamlets.
Neil Luck - The Kipper
Benedict Taylor - Basher
Chihiro Ono - The Parson's Nose
Angela Wai Nok Hui - The Sweet Novice
Alex Paxton - Stepfather Xmas
Special Guests : The Blackheath Morris Men
Special thanks to Athina Vahla for their support and encouragement with this project.
Footage captured by Cameron Dodds and Franklyn Oliver.
Voiceovers by Cammisa Buerhaus and Neil Luck.