Death Café

as part of Arrivals + Departures

Thursday 27 May, 7.00pm


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Tickets: Free, Limited Capacity, Booking Required

An open invitation, to join us for virtual tea and cake in the Death Café discussion space. At a Death Café people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. For this Norfolk & Norwich Festival edition, we’ve moved the discussion online.

This is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session.

Find out more about the Death Café format here.


About Arrivals + Departures

Death Café is just one in a series of free events around Arrivals + Departures, which includes talks and workshops that invite people to engage more deeply with the themes of life and death. Arrivals + Departures is a public artwork about birth, death and the journey in between. The public are invited to share the names of those who have arrived and departed, on live boards, as a way to acknowledge, celebrate and commemorate.

Names can be submitted in real time at the Arrivals + Departure boards, and also online at www.arrivalsanddepartures.net.

Important information

Venue: Online


This is a free, online event. Register in advance to receive information on how to join in.

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27 May

07:00 pm


Co-commissioned and produced by Artsadmin with support from Create To Connect > Create to Impact  through the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.

Supported by Without Walls and commissioned by Freedom Festival Arts Trust and Norfolk & Norwich Festival.

Publicly funded through Arts Council England.

Images © Tom McClaughlan

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