Picnic by the river, family, friends and music - the perfect way to spend a…
10 Days 150 Events!
“An eclectic programme of music, theatre, dance, comedy, visual arts, spoken word, circus and more…”
Bringing the best young artists from all over the world to Kingston every Summer – The festival is an explosion of creative talent. Since its inception as the International Youth Arts Festival (IYAF) in 2009, it has grown into the biggest festival of its kind in the UK.
Events take place at Rose Theatre, Arthur Cotterell Theatre, Canbury Gardens and online.
- Poetry Hack
- Events for children and families: Cinderella, Dance Showcase, Cirque du Chennai, A Misummer Night’s Dream – Remix, Circus Abyssinia@Tulu, Pop Goes the Boba, The Silly Squirrel, The Wagon of Dreams: A New Adventure and NYMT in Concert – A Musical Theatre Showcase
- Choir Fest
- Fringe: Wild Onion, Tethered, Manic, Jamie Mykaela: Daddy, Defective Inspector, Bróccán Tyzack-Carlin: Turtle, UntitledDoc, Fuse Film, Death of a Nation, Dillon Dance Youth Presents, Witch me Luck!, Revelations, The Next Girl, Christian Dart: Bigger Than the Christmas Turkey, Kingston College Greats, This is not a Show about Hong Kong, Appetite Everywhere and Nathan Mosher is Inured.
For full details and tickets:
President: HRH The Earl of Wessex
Patrons include: Matt Lucas, Tom Chambers, Tom Holland, Sheridan Smith, Chike Okonkwo