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Festival of Rest & Resistance

27 January 2019

Over two weeks in March, The Festival of Rest & Resistance takes over Battersea Arts Centre to showcase the very best of the UK's disability arts scene.

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Vault Festival 2019

5 December 2018

Vault Festival will be back for its 7th year from 23 January 2019, with a mega line-up of over 400 shows featuring more than 2,000 artists.

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London Horror Festival 2018

5 September 2018

The UK's original and largest festival of horror will return to the Old Red Lion Theatre from 7 October to 3 November with booking now open for the full schedule of 33 shows.

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Clapham Fringe Festival 2018

18 August 2018

Now in its fourth year, the Clapham Fringe is a Performing Arts Festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 27 September to 14 October 2018 - with 23 different productions and 48 performances.

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Grimeborn 2018 productions

20 June 2018

Arcola Theatre has announced the 17-strong line-up of productions in this year's Grimeborn Opera Festival which begins on 24 July 2018.

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Breaking Out Festival 2018

15 April 2018

A festival of world premiere shows by six of the country's most exciting emerging theatre companies, chosen by The Bunker's artistic team from over 45 different projects.

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(B)old Festival at Southbank Centre

6 April 2018

A new festival profiling artists aged 65 years and over, who are established in their practise and recognised nationally or internationally for their work, will be at Southbank Centre from 14 to 20 May 2018.

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Underbelly Festival 2018

15 December 2017

Underbelly today announced the return of Underbelly Festival for 2018, which will see them mark 10 years on London's Southbank, along with initial details of headlining shows.

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Coronet International Festival

23 September 2017

Over 35 days the Print Room will host theatre, art, circus, dance and poetry with over 50 artists from 12 countries, celebrating great work, without borders, without agenda and without restriction - 25 October to 29 November 2017.

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Litmus Fest

23 September 2017

Coming up in just a few days' time - the annual festival from the Pleasance Islington which crowns a development period for 6 companies who have been given time and space to trial new ideas - from 26 September to 1 October.

Clapham Fringe Festival 2017

5 September 2017

Now in its third year, the Clapham Fringe is a performing arts festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 28 September to 15 October 2017 - the full line-up is now available.

Come As You Are 2017

30 August 2017

Camden People's Theatre presents a brand new festival of adventurous performance addressing attitudes towards and understanding of gender - from 12 to 30 September 2017.

CASA Latin American Theatre Festival 2017

29 August 2017

The 10th anniversary edition of CASA Latin American Theatre Festival starts from 3 September with an 8-week programme starting with an all-day birthday party.

Shubbak Festival 2017

28 June 2017

London's largest biennial festival of contemporary Arab culture will be presenting outstanding international Arab artists to London audiences from 1 to 16 July.

Queer Season 2017

21 June 2017

The King's Head Theatre's celebration of the most interesting and innovative LGBTIQ theatre being created in modern Britain.

Underbelly Festival 2017

27 April 2017

Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2017

27 April 2017

The Youth Theatre Festival 2017

9 April 2017

Evolution Festival 2017

14 February 2017

The Significant Other Festival; Conditions

6 February 2017

The Clapham Fringe

20 October 2016

The Pub Theatre Festival 2017

6 October 2016

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