Light Night highlights late night culture in Liverpool

Published on Mon May 19, 2014 by

Light Night is a late evening celebration of culture in Liverpool. Galleries, museums, and cultural institutions open up their doors to installations and performances, with street theatre and music, the event proved popular with visitors. I was shooting for news agencies, so it was nice being able to have a good wander around, with an open ended brief and with family in tow I covered the earlier and children friendly events, which were all great. Anyway a few highlights below. As always, please ask me first, if you would like to use any images and of course all are available for commercial licence.

Light Night Liverpool event photography

Harlequin Dynamite Marching Band - an audio visual marching band prepare for many performances around the city centre.

Harlequin Dynamite Marching Band - an audio visual marching band prepare for many performances around the city centre.

Artist Maurice Carlin, in front of his piece 'Endless Pageless' 2014. A large work created insitu at the Bluecoat Art Centre.

Artist Maurice Carlin, in front of his piece 'Endless Pageless' 2014. A large work created insitu at the Bluecoat Art Centre.

Freefall - a circus workshop at the Blackie, central Liverpool

Freefall - a circus workshop at the Blackie, central Liverpool.

Movima dance group

Movima dance group

Paul Burns - Ambidexter artist in Mello Mello, Slater Street, Liverpool.

Paul Burns - Ambidexter artist in Mello Mello, Slater Street, Liverpool.

Ice sculpture outside the Anglican Cathedral

Ice sculpture outside the Anglican Cathedral

Dancing with MDI - an evening of various dance groups. Anglican Cathedral.

Dancing with MDI - an evening of various dance groups. Anglican Cathedral.

Sacred Light Installation at the Lady Chapel, Anglican Cathedral.

Sacred Light Installation at the Lady Chapel, Anglican Cathedral.

Sacred Light Installation at the Lady Chapel, Anglican Cathedral.

Chapter House installation at the Anglican Cathedral

Chapter House installation at the Anglican Cathedral.

If you've arrived here and are planning a cultural event in Liverpool, Merseyside or the North West, give me a call - while I can't cover everything, if it sounds interesting I'll try and come along.

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