6th Biennial ISAN Conference

The Independent Street Arts Network biennial conference is the must-attend event for all those involved in outdoor arts. This is our invitation to you to join the debate, network, learn about new opportunities, how to thrive and keep the spirit of outdoor arts alive in these challenging times. Keynote addresses include: John E McGrath (Artistic Director, National Theatre Wales), Bradley Hemmings (Artistic Director, Greenwich + Docklands International Festival) with Jenny Sealey ...

Promoter: ISAN

9th ISAN Ideas Summit

ISAN is delighted to invite submissions from artists to our 9th ISAN Ideas Summit, an integral part of our forthcoming conference in Birmingham. This is a unique opportunity for artists to present ideas at an early stage of development to conference delegates. The ISAN Ideas Summit aims to help artists raise the profile of new projects and to help find potential partners who can help the development of new ideas. ISAN ...

Promoter: ISAN

Aarhus Festival

Aarhus Festival was first held in September 1965 and has developed into both an international festival and a major local cultural event. For 10 days every year in August - September the streets and alleys, clubs, stages, galleries and museums of Aarhus are teeming with entertainment and events. Themes Aarhus Festival is a thematic event and the theme of the year determines the artistic programme. This year's theme is "big - size ...

Promoter: Aarhus Festival

Ageas Salisbury International Festival

Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival blazed into life in July 1973. Since then, over a million people have enjoyed outstanding performances of theatre, dance, film and every kind of music, plus literary events and the visual arts. From mid-May to early June each year, the beautiful historic city of Salisbury is transformed as people flock to the Festival, enjoying both ticketed events and free performances. Since 2009 the Festival has delivered ...

Promoter: Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival

Ana Desetnica International Street Theatre Festival

The festival takes place in Ljubljana but also presents individual works in other Slovene cities including Kranj, Nova Gorica, Celje, Vrhnika, Novo mesto, Kamnik, Grosuplje. Since 1996, part of the festival's programme also appears at Lent Festival in Maribor. The programme seeks to present various genres, styles, forms and contents of street theatre art, and includes everything from small individual acts to large-scale performances, from programmes for children to provocative ...

Promoter: Ana Monro Theatre

Anchors Aweigh!

Only salty sea dogs, and barnacled cabin boys need apply! A life on the ocean waves awaits in this people-powered nautical carousel. As the sound of a sea shanty whistles through the sails, our crusty old crew will dress up your little sailors and cast them adrift on a flotilla of fun sea craft. Ride the ramshackle raft, paddle steamer, pirate galleon, or even the Owl & the Pussycat’s beautiful Pea Green Boat! A ...

Promoter: SeaChange Arts

Ansan Street Arts Festival

Ansan Street arts festival is held in every year on March Since 2005. Although small show like circus, juggling, parade and performanced were held irrelatively in many streets, It is the first trial that only focus on street performances as a theme. The festival aims improving new cultural sight in street and changes street that is space for daily life to art space. Not only Korea artists, but also foreign ...

Promoter: Ansan Street Arts Festival

Bath Fringe Festival

Bath Fringe is a 2 week annual event held in May/June. Bedlam Fair is the part of the Fringe that celebrates art on the streets, usually over a long weekend. Bedlam Fair programmes a wide range of UK and International street arts in varied art forms Currently peaking somewhere around 150 events (plus visual arts festival), featuring performers from around the world and from next door, in places from the Spiegeltent, ...

Promoter: Bath Fringe Festival / Outside!NOW!!

Birmingham Hippodromes outdoor summer season

Birmingham Hippodrome’s outdoor summer season

Promoter: Birmingham Hippodrome, Theatre Trust Limited

Bradford Festival

Blending the most successful elements from past events, the new Bradford Festival brings a vibrant, colourful and multicultural programme of the very best international, British and local theatre, art, music and dance right into the heart of the city. Be amazed and moved by incredible, cutting edge British street theatre by Without Walls. Acrobats, dancers, actors and singers fuse disciplines producing spontaneous, surprising and beautiful experiences. Delve into great exhibitions, fringe ...

Promoter: Bradford MD Council

Brighton Festival

Brighton Festival - a three week celebration of music, theatre, dance, circus, art and film that takes place in venues both familiar and unusual across Brighton & Hove. Brighton Festival is an innovative commissioning and producing mixed-arts festival which has won critical acclaim for presenting exciting site-specific work and encouraging artistic debate in its ambitious programme. In 2011, Brighton Festival took the art world by surprise, appointing Burmese democracy leader ...

Promoter: Brighton Festival

Canterbury Festival

A two-week multi-arts Festival in venues across Canterbury and the region.

Promoter: Canterbury Festival

City of London Festival

The City of London Festival was founded in 1962 as an independent trust supported equally by the business community, the City of London Corporation, and the general public, with the aim of revitalising the cultural life of the City. Since then it has become established as one of the UK's leading arts events, widely broadcast by the BBC and much written about in the press. The Festival animates the unique buildings ...

Promoter: City of London Festival


The project Corpi Urbani/Urban Bodies consists of several performances - some of which are site specific productions - taking place in different areas of town such as streets, squares, shop windows, natural areas, historical palaces and museums. The main idea is to allow people to experience dance shows for free, and locate them in a familiar environment. A second goal is to explore the art form of contemporary dance, proposing ...

Promoter: ASSOCIAZIONE ARTU / Festival Corpi Urbani - Urban Bodies

Dance Village

Dance Village is the biggest free Dance Festival in the South West, attracting audiences of over 60,000 over the July weekend to enjoy an eclectic programme of contemporary performance, social and cultural dance. We transform our city centre location to take great art directly to audiences, programming a Main Stage, a public realm performance zone and a participation area. We programme diversely and inclusively; providing local and regional artists with ...

Promoter: Dance Village at Bristol Harbour Festival

Devizes International Street Festival

Thousands of people descend on Devizes each year for this vibrant event with its eclectic mix of street theatre, circus and live music. Stunning shows, remarkable installations and an amazing line up of bands from all over the world congregate in this beautiful market town in the heart of Wiltshire for the best, free family show of the year. Festival stalls and workshops for children complete the attractions of this ...

Promoter: Devizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts

Dublin Fringe Festival

Dublin Fringe Festival is Ireland’s largest multi-disciplinary arts festival and has been running since 1995. For 16 days every September the festival transforms Dublin into a ‘dream factory’, an exposé of great creative talent from around the globe. The festival stages around 600 events in over 40 venues throughout the city, and up to 150,000 people have at least one Fringe experience during the Festival. For audiences it is a ...

Promoter: Dublin Fringe Festival

Edimburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Scotland’s capital city. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, ...

Promoter: Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Festival Dies de Dansa

DIES DE DANSA is an international contemporary dance festival in urban spaces. It is a free annual cultural project born in Barcelona, which is part of the GREC Festival de Barcelona. During five days buildings, streets, parks and plazas flood with life in this encounter between dance, urban space and community.

Promoter: Festival Dies De Dansa

Festival of Fools

The Festival of Fools brings high quality street theatre from around the world.

Promoter: Festival of Fools