The Place presents: The album: skool edition by SAY. Celebrate the joy and innocence of making up dances to exciting new music in this interactive outdoor dance show for kids and their families! SAY’s energy is infectious and will inspire you to get creative with movement too! including tracks with UK beatbox champion MC Zani and alternative pop artist Naomi Banks, this is an interactive show created specifically for kids and their families.
Let’s not forget our fantastic home-grown talent, as Basingstoke Festival supports local artists including Proteus Theatre company performing ‘The Tempest’, Fluid Motion Theatre premiere their new show ‘The Greatest Show on Earth’, Scratchbuilt Productions ‘The Fairy Finders Trail’ and Junk Jodie’s new show ‘SEA-TACULAR’.
New for 2023 is a Festival Hub in partnership with Festival Place. Every weekend a different local organisation will take over a shop unit in Festival Place with music, art and film featuring.
Can’t wait? Neither can we! Check the website for the 2023 programme and stay up-to-date information by following our socials.
Our thanks to Basingstoke Festival for this guest blog. June 2023
Basingstoke Festival champions new work created specifically for local audiences and supports the development of new art in the borough. The festival is produced by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.
Basingstoke Festival is working in partnership with Village Hotel Basingstoke and Festival Place. Basingstoke Festival is a partner in Without Walls, working with festivals and artists to bring fantastic outdoor arts to people in towns and cities across the UK. Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England for Basingstoke Festival 2023.