|Bracknell Mela 2006-2012|
Jas worked as producer, programmer and main stage manager for Bracknell Mela, a free performing arts festival and exhibition attended by nearly 5000 people.
The process involved an 18 month research and vision development period, including meetings with funders, stakeholders and a Mela steering group. The festival was attended by nearly 5,000 audiences from all age range delivered by a team of more than 60 professionals and volunteers. The event included live music, dance performances, photography exhibition, video installations, various music, dance, mask making, face painting workshops, promenade performances, brass bands, food stalls, children play area and many more cultural and social acitivites for families.
"A truly wonderful artistic event and one of the best community festival I've ever been to!" Audience member