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Unlocked Festival

1 September 2020

For 3 weeks this Autumn, Nottingham Playhouse will open its doors to the public for the first time since March to host an eclectic festival of live and live-streamed events.

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VAULT Festival postpones

29 July 2020

The coronavirus epidemic claims another theatrical victim as VAULT Festival announces postponement of the next full, live version until 2022.

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VAULT Festival returns in 2020

13 November 2019

VAULT Festival, one of the largest arts festivals in the world, has launched tickets for its first round of shows for the 2020 festival, with the full programme due to be released on 3 December.

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London Horror Festival 2019

6 September 2019

The UK's original and largest festival of live horror performance returns this October at The Pleasance Theatre and the Old Red Lion Theatre.

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Clapham Fringe Festival 2019

28 August 2019

Clapham Fringe Festival will be back for its 5th incarnation at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 26 September to 13 October.

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This is Black at The Bunker

19 July 2019

A festival of world premiere theatre shows by four, new, exciting Black writers, will explore identity, hate crime and family relationships with alternating double bills - at The Bunker from 5 to 25 August 2019.

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Shubbak Festival 2019

19 June 2019

Shubbak 2019, a festival of contemporary Arab culture, opens next week running at venues across London from 28 June to 14 July.

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Grimeborn Opera Festival 2019

23 May 2019

Arcola Theatre announces the 16 productions that comprise the 2019 version of Grimeborn Opera Festival, with public booking opening on 24 May.

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Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2019

13 March 2019

The programme is revealed for Wandsworth Council's Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF), which returns from 3 to 19 May for its tenth year of bold, boundary-testing arts and culture.

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The Camden Roar

11 March 2019

As part of its 25th anniversary celebrations, Camden People's Theatre will present a three-week festival, from 7 to 25 May, celebrating its local borough.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Breaking Out Festival 2018

15 April 2018

(B)old Festival at Southbank Centre

6 April 2018

Underbelly Festival 2018

15 December 2017

Coronet International Festival

23 September 2017

Litmus Fest

23 September 2017

Clapham Fringe Festival 2017

5 September 2017

Come As You Are 2017

30 August 2017

CASA Latin American Theatre Festival 2017

29 August 2017

Shubbak Festival 2017

28 June 2017

Queer Season 2017

21 June 2017


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