Calling all time travellers, music lovers, and aspiring astronauts - Einsteins Garden has so much in store for you with this years theme – the FUTURE!
Star Wars fans can begin their training as Jedi Knights with The Science of Star Wars, a show that takes a closer look at the weird weapons and spaceships from a galaxy far, far away.
Astronaut life hacks (from planet hopping to peeing in spacesuits) will be shared during an interactive performance of Lonely Planet’s award-winning kids book How To Be A Space Explorer. Fancy experiencing Life On Mars, an intergalactic game show from Rising Ape Collective that places you in the middle of a martian colony. For explorers aged 3+ who want to design future artefacts in lego and present them to a board of friendly dragons then Future Backwards Pursuit await.
Music lovers do you want to create new sounds? mi.mu gloves create melodies when their wearers move their hands through the air, turning basic human energy into an epic soundscape. The gloves’ developers, Chagall and Adam Stark, will show off their invention in an eye-opening electronic music performance. Solarference, a duo who combine traditional folk music with never-before-heard electro sounds to create an awe-inspiring fusion of ancient and modern. My Other Future is a comedy-based discussion, which aims to poke fun at common visions of the future.
Discover metaphysical mischief in Josh Coates’ Particles, futuristic stand-up from UCL’s top science researchers in Bright Club, hands-on hacking with The Mad Hacker’s Tea Party and a Science Ceilidh that explains baffling biology and crackpot chemistry through the medium of Gaelic dance.
This and so much more is waiting for adults and children at Green Man’s wonderful science/art adventure land - Einstein’s Garden
The full list of acts joining us include: The Science of Star Wars, Life On Mars, Chagall and Adam Stark, Bright Club, David Fisher, Particles, My Other Future, The Mad Hacker's Tea Party, Science Ceilidh, Edd Keene, Minima, Nick Edward Harris, Patch & The Giant, Poco Drom, Rosie Wilby, Science Made Simple, Wildlife Walks, Solarference.
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Wow!! What an incredible FIFTEENTH birthday that was.. Our hearts are full of love and we're so thankful to you for making this weekend the most special, unforgetable weekend ever.
Back of Beyond makes a triumphant return at Green Man 2017 with an incendiary assortment of dance, circus and performing arts. This year, the area is located in the alluring shadows of the Green Man, awakening the lively spirit of the Black Mountains with a rambunctious roster of legend-themed performance.
As well as being the year of our 15th birthday (!!!), 2017 marks the 10th anniversary of Green Man Rising: our annual showdown between the best unsigned acts in the UK. ️
We're often asked what the Settlement is all about.. Here's a beautiful film shot during last year's Settler's Pass to give you a good idea!
Our fabulous fifteenth birthday marks our earliest ever sell out! We’re chuffed that so many of you lovely festival folk will be joining us to celebrate in the beautiful black mountains.