Transition a new event launched in 2016 - a festival of light and sound…

A development of Bury Light Night – Transition is an exciting new festival held over 2 nights and with some fantastic family daytime activities on the Saturday.

The festival launched in 2016 with elements of light and sound including live music, sound sculptures, storytelling, flash fiction, workshops and more… focused in 3 main areas around the cultural quarter of Bury Town Centre; Kay Gardens, Church Gardens and Gallipoli Gardens, and outside the Castle Armoury on Castle Street.



Highlights included:
Sacred Sounds Women’s Choir performing live in sync with a beautifully choreographed large format projection on the side of the Castle Armoury.
1845 – The Dragon of Unsworth has returned… Live immersive theatre with Professor Jigget and other characters in Bury Town Centre, performing with visitors working out how to deal with the dragon – the finale took place outside the Castle Armoury where the Dragon was revealed through a large format projection and performance.