Theatre festivals - all



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ImproFest UK 2018


Expected: March 2018


Aims to capture the depth and diversity of improvisation in the UK, including new experimental formats as well as more established games and narrative shows.


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Sprint 2018


Expected: March 2018


Flagship annual festival of adventurous new performance from Camden People's Theatre.


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London Student Drama Festival 2018


Expected: March 2018


Bringing together the best of student-driven new writing from across the London universities. Judged by a panel of industry experts, the winners of the semi-finals will perform one last time.


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Pub Theatre Festival 2018


Expected: March 2018


Theatrefullstop will team with 3 pub theatre's; The Bread and Roses, Canal Cafe and Ye Olde Rose and Crown to present the 2nd Pub Theatre Festival set to be staged from March - April 2018.


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WOW - Women of the World Festival 2018


7 March 2018 to 11 March 2018


WOW - Women of the World festival celebrates women and girls, and looks at the obstacles that stop them from achieving their potential.


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Festival of London Irish Plays 2018


12 March 2018 to 17 March 2018


Following the sell-out of Traitors, Cads and Cowards in 2016, Green Curtain Theatre are staging plays from their second London Irish Play Festival at the Bread and Roses and Lion and Unicorn Theatres.


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Talos Festival 2018


22 March 2018 to 25 March 2018


Talos returns in 2018 to stage even more plays with science fiction and fantasy elements, providing a platform for mind-blowing new writing and testing the boundaries of contemporary theatre.


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The Questival


22 March 2018 to 24 March 2018


The third Questival will include an eclectic mix of theatre: drama, comedy, new writing, physical theatre and everything in between.


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National Student Drama Festival


24 March 2018 to 30 March 2018


A week long festival, which welcomes hundreds of young people, established artists and local audiences.


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The Significant Other Festival 2018


Expected: April 2018


10x10 minute plays, 10 writers, 10 directors and 30 actors - all in 10 days. From The Pensive Federation.


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CircusFest 18


3 April 2018 to 6 May 2018


Founded in 2009, CircusFest is London's biennial international festival of contemporary circus taking place at the Roundhouse and partner venues across London.


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Homegrown Festival 2018


3 April 2018 to 7 April 2018


A week of bold ideas, live music and performance from young voices.


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Young Harts Writing Festival 2018


6 April 2018 to 7 April 2018


An inter-borough new writing festival, which merges the gap between emerging young artists and professional artists.


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Underbelly Festival 2018


6 April 2018 to 30 September 2018


Mix of electric live entertainment and some of the capital's most buzzing outdoor drinking spaces which has made it one of London's most popular festivals.


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INK Festival 2018


7 April 2018 to 8 April 2018


A festival of new writing from East Anglia in a weekend of quality, live back-to back performances of short plays and films plus live music, cafe and bar in a dynamic venue.


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The Outcast Festival


10 April 2018 to 14 April 2018


The Outcast Festival was developed out of an interest in presenting work focused on the forgotten, lost, and marginalised groups of our society. Directed by MFA Theatre Directing candidates at East 15 Acting School.


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London Burlesque Festival 2018


27 April 2018 to 2 June 2018


London Burlesque Festival acts as a centre stage for the world's finest performers, raising the global profile of burlesque.


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UNBROKEN - A Mental Health Awareness Mini-Festival 2018


Expected: May 2018


A mini-festival showcasing several pieces looking at the important issue of mental health from a variety of different angles.


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Galway Theatre Festival 2018


4 May 2018 to 12 May 2018


Galway Theatre Festival features 9 days of exciting theatre, circus, spectacle, and storytelling, showcasing the vibrant performance culture of Ireland's festival city.


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Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2018


4 May 2018 to 20 May 2018


Every year, WAF shakes up South West London with an eclectic programme of arts and culture that thrills, moves and inspires audiences from across the city.




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