GDIF 2024 | London’s free, annual outdoor performing arts festival 23 August-8 September 2024

Presented By New Adventures

High Tide

10 - 11 September | 1pm & 3.20pm | Harbour Quay Gardens Canary Wharf

Duration: 30mins

What to Expect: Dance | Family friendly | Speech free


Set against the backdrop of Canary Wharf’s South Dock, this London premiere follows the surprising journey of 5 individuals on their voyage to find happiness.

Featuring New Adventures’ characteristic theatrical invention, this is a boat trip you don’t want to miss!   

Returning to the beautiful setting of Harbour Quay Gardens, New Adventures presents this bracing maritime production as part of its Doorstep Duets programme, responding to the surrounding waterscapes with humour, joy and fabulous choreography.

More information on High Tide

How to attend

High Tide is free to attend.

Site Access 

There is level access to all Dancing City performance locations.   

Modern site with level access across. Some sites are accessed via public lifts. 

Viewing area 

A priority area for disabled audiences will be marked with a sign or flag. Space for wheelchair users, and a variety of seating options will be available at each performance site. 

On-site walking distances  

This is a large festival site. Some sites are a 40 minute walk between. Most are within 10 minutes. Check the map and brochure on the day to plan your route across site. 

Respite and Access Areas 

Access Area at Canary Riverside. Meet here for access information. 

Accessible Toilets 

They are located as follows:   

  • Cabot Place, Mall Level -1, near City of London Drycleaners & Leon  
  • Canada Place, Mall Level -1, at the end of the corridor opposite Robert Dyas  
  • Churchill Place, Mall Level -1, behind James Shoe Care  
  • Jubilee Place, Mall Level -1, adjacent to Seoul Bird  
  • Crossrail Place, Mall Level -3 via lift adjacent to the Notes Coffee Roasters & Bar  

All of these locations also have accessible facilities. In addition, the accessible toilets in Canada Place and Churchill Place both have hoist facilities.   

Blue badge parking  

Cabot Square Car Park   

Canada Square Car Park   

Jubilee Place Car Park   

Westferry Circus Car Park  

Access drop-off point 

Canary Riverside  

Photo route 

Available to download in the ‘Where to Find it’ section below.


For Access questions, contact [email protected] // 07899 893 935   

Other audience questions, contact our Box Office: [email protected] 


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BSL Interpretation on Saturday 10 September and on Sunday 11 September at 1pm. 

Audio Description and Touch Tour at 1pm.

Speech Free.

Check out our Access Information page for GDIF 2022 to learn more about our access practices.

GDIF 2022 Trailer




Supported by

High Tide at Dancing City is supported by Canary Wharf Group and Arts Council England  


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