27 Jul - 12 Aug
A series of plays, lunchtime conversation and late-night comedy featuring top athletes and celebrities including Stephen Fry and Eddie Izzard.
George Michael is performing ‘Freedom ‘90’ and ‘White Light’. White Light is a personal ode to endurance and survival.
101 segments of broken sculpture create the face of John Lennon.
The footage of John Lennon signing ‘Imagine’ has been exclusively re-mastered by Yoko Ono for the Closing Ceremony. Taken from the Lennon-Oko family archive, it is the original camera roll of John’s close up shoot from 22 July 1971.
Over the past 50 years, British pop music has underscored memories and moments in lives all around the globe. The next segment of the show is a celebration of this.
Now four Games Maker volunteers are recognised on behalf of the 70,000 amazing people whose energy, enthusiasm and remarkable dedication has made the Games.
Let's hear it for the Games Makers!