Theatre festivals - all

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Brighton Horrorfest 2018

Expected: October 2018

Shows and events that celebrate all things terrifying and chilling, presenting some of the finest scares from across the UK over 13 days of productions.

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London Horror Festival 2018

Expected: October 2018

Three-week festival that promotes emerging new artists, writers and theatre companies experimenting with the horror genre.

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Shakespeare Schools Festival 2018

Expected: October 2018

This annual festival is Shakespeare Schools Foundation's flagship project and the world's largest youth drama festival.

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Vibrant 2018 - A Festival of Finborough Playwrights

Expected: October 2018

The Finborough Theatre's annual celebration of new writing.

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Bloomsbury Festival 2018

17 October 2018 to 21 October 2018

A five-day celebration of the area's pioneering creativity. Presenting an inspiring programme of arts, science, literature, performance, discussion and reflection.

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Voila! Europe 2018

6 November 2018 to 18 November 2018

Voila! Europe is an annual theatre rendez-vous in London, bringing together British and European theatre makers. The curated programme is a border-busting mix of multicultural, multilingual, and multidisciplinary performance.

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5 Minute Festival 2018

Expected: December 2018

Ten companies per night will battle it out with five minute pieces designed to entertain a sell-out live audience. Only ten companies can make it to the Grand Final where one will be crowned winner.

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IBT19 Bristol International Festival

Expected: February 2019

Biennial event in various locations across the city, from theatres and galleries to city streets, and outdoor spaces with performances across dance, theatre, live art, activism over the five day festival.

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Expected: April 2019

Biennial international festival in Leeds.

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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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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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