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

Presented By Cia Maduixa


10 - 11 September | 5.10pm | Canary Wharf, Riverside

Duration: 35mins

What to Expect: Family friendly | Kick back and relax | Speech free


Four migrant women fight for a new place to call home.

After being driven from their homeland, they  navigate a perilous journey, to arrive in country that doesn’t want them. Facing invisible boundaries and prejudices, they struggle to find a new place to put down roots.

Following their previous appearance at GDIF with Mulier (Women), Maduixa (Spain) return with this emotional and timely production is featuring through poignant physical storytelling on stilts, set against the backdrop of the Thames at Canary Wharf as part of this year’s Dancing City.

More information on Migrare

How to attend

Migrare 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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Speech Free.

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

Migrare Trailer



Cia Maduixa

Since its foundation in 2004, the Maduixa Company elaborates artistic hall and street theatre creations for all audiences. Research and a mix of disciplines are the creative engine of each production. The objective is to explore fresh scenic languages and to risk always creating their own original stories.

Supported by

Migrare is supported by Canary Wharf Group, the developer of the largest urban regeneration project in Europe.

They are a commercial and residential property company who, as owner, manager and developer, is responsible for the regeneration of 128 acres of the once-derelict Docklands district of East London. Our purpose is to transform urban spaces into extraordinary environments.

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