a celebration of local disabled artists


JOY 2021 will be hosting a varied programme of events around Hammersmith and at the Lyric Hammersmith.


Family Fun Days: free, accessible, inclusive creative activities for the whole family - no need to book, just turn up on the day.



11am - 4pm Friday 6 August - inclusive circus skills, everyone welcome, no experience needed. Circus workshops, try your hand at spinning plates, diablo, juggling and hula hoops. The sessions will start at 11am-12pm, 1pm-2pm and 2.30pm-3.30pm - if you get there during a session you can join in at any time. (Bishop's Park, Fulham, West London SW6 6EA)


11am - 4pm Saturday 7 August - create a large scale community art piece based on the "paint splashing" technique of the artist Jackson Pollock. Turn-up anytime and join in. We will send you a bespoke poster of the painting you are involved in making. (Lyric Square, King Street, Hammersmith, W6 0QL)


11am - 12pm, 1pm - 2pm and 3pm - 4pm Sunday 8 August - come to the park and dance together again, improvisations led by the integrated dance company Amici Dance Theatre Company (Ravenscourt Park, West London W6 0UA)


Professional Performance Programme - 13 - 17 September 2021
A week of music, theatre and dance performances by local artists at the Lyric Theatre Hammersmith. More details to follow soon. If you would like to perform please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will send you the application form.