Get Lyrical with Free Beatboxing and Lyric-writing Workshops in Leicester

Get Lyrical with Free Beatboxing and Lyric-writing Workshops in Leicester

2Funky Arts is offering FREE beatboxing and lyric-writing workshops at 2Funky Music Café, in the run up to a performance as part of Festival2Funky 2018.

Open to people aged 16+, sessions will be led by Mr Shay; a socially conscious poet, beatboxer and rapper. Mr Shay has recently hosted ILUVLIVE and performed at the prestigious Superheroes of Slam event. His distinctive brand of ‘comical beat production’ has inspired audiences across Leicester and beyond.

Beatboxing workshops will take place over four Mondays, 6-8pm, starting 30 April 2018. Sessions will culminate in a performance at 4pm on Sunday 27 May 2018. To sign up, please email [email protected] Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Beginners welcome!

Now in its fifth year, Festival2Funky will be a fantastic celebration of Black music and arts, running from 21-27 May 2018. This is an established 7 day festival, based at 2Funky Music Café in Leicester’s vibrant West End.


Festival2Funky
21-27 May 2018
2Funky Music Café, New Park St, Leicester, LE3 5NH

Festival wristbands (£10) for access to the full 7 days, are available on the door and via www.2funkytickets.co.uk.

Selected events are priced at £5 without a wristband, and our Debate & Industry Panel and Graffiti Workshops are FREE.