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River Stage Festival 2019


Expected: July 2019


The free outdoor Summer festival organised by the National Theatre.


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Grimeborn 2019


Expected: July 2019


'East London's ... irreverent and influential festival of new opera' (Time Out) offers bold new versions of classic operas and rarely-seen and long-forgotten works.


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Petersfield Shakespeare Festival 2019


Expected: July 2019


Takes place in the inspiring grounds of Bedales School, next to the 17th Century Sotherington Barn.


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Directors' Festival 2019


Expected: July 2019


Plays in repertoire showcasing emerging directors from the Orange Tree and St Mary's University's MA Theatre Directing course.


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Buxton Festival Fringe 2019


3 July 2019 to 24 July 2019


The Fringe provides a showcase for performers and artists of all kinds in a variety of venues. Dance, drama, music, poetry, comedy, film, exhibitions and magic are just some of the forms that have appeared - all genres are welcome.


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Manchester International Festival 2019


4 July 2019 to 21 July 2019


The world's first festival of original, new work and special events. The Festival is staged every two years in Manchester, UK.


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International Youth Arts Festival 2019


5 July 2019 to 14 July 2019


One of the largest and most diverse youth arts events in the world. A platform for the best emerging international artists under 27 years old.


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Buxton International Festival 2019


5 July 2019 to 21 July 2019


Recognised nationally and internationally as one of the UK's leading arts festivals, Buxton International Festival is a summer celebration of the very best opera, music and literature at the heart of the beautiful Peak District.


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Latitude Festival 2019


18 July 2019 to 21 July 2019


Bursts with the very best from music and the arts; wander from film to music, comedy to literature and theatre to poetry in the stunning setting of Henham Park in the Suffolk countryside.


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The Camden Fringe 2019


29 July 2019 to 25 August 2019


Performing arts festival, established in 2006, which takes place in Camden during August.


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HighTide Festival Edinburgh 2019


31 July 2019 to 26 August 2019


As part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019, HighTide has partnered with Assembly Festival to present: Disruption: the future of new theatre, co-curated by HighTide and Assembly, exclusively at Assembly Roxy.


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British Theatre Challenge 2019


Expected: August 2019


Annual playwriting competition organised by Sky Blue Theatre Company. Offers winners the chance to have their plays performed, filmed and published.


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Morecambe Fringe Festival 2019


Expected: August 2019


A proper fry-up of spoken word, comedy, music, theatre and cabaret.


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Opera In The City Festival 2019


Expected: August 2019


Aims to create a new hub for classical music right in the heart of the City of London, presenting innovative productions which push the boundaries of classical music.


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Edinburgh Fringe 2019


2 August 2019 to 26 August 2019


The largest arts festival in the world, takes place every August for three weeks in Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city.


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Edinburgh International Festival 2019


2 August 2019 to 26 August 2019


An unparalleled celebration of the performing arts and an annual meeting point for peoples of all nations.


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Bristol Festival of Puppetry 2019


Expected: September 2019


A ten-day, biennial celebration of all things animated on stage and screen - featuring shows, films, workshops and free stuff for all tastes and ages.


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Rye Arts Festival 2019


Expected: September 2019


The Festival is Rye's principal annual arts event, running a packed programme of literary, music and arts events. This will be the festival's 48th year.


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Clapham Fringe Festival 2019


Expected: September 2019


A Performing Arts Festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre.


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HighTide Festival Walthamstow 2019


Expected: September 2019


HighTide Festival returns to Walthamstow for world-class live performance at affordable prices.




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