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An interview with the creators of The Secret of Nanna!

bOing! International Family Festival is delighted to welcome The Secret of Nanna: the world’s largest pop-up book inside a lorry! All the family is invited to enter the lorry to discover the answer to the mystery on Saturday 25 and…

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It’s bOing! 2018: Tickets on sale Fri 20 Apr

The bOing! International Family Festival will be celebrating its 5th birthday in style, with companies travelling from Australia, France, Denmark, Spain and across the UK to perform for an anticipated audience of 15,000 people. Highlights for 2018 include Teatret Gruppe…

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Bringing children and babies to bOing!

Festivals are fun places to explore and try new things but there are a few things to keep in mind when bringing children and babies.  Here is some general festival advice and tips for attending the festival: CHILDREN It goes…

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2017: Motosikai…Interview

bOing! is getting closer and closer! We caught up with Rauli Kosonen of  Race Horse Company abou, their new performance Motosikai. How did Race Horse Company begin? The company was started by three circus students in 2008, one of whom…

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2017: Jukeboxes…Interview

Less than a week to go to bOing! 2017. We caught up with James Baker, Joint Artistic Director about their performance Jukeboxes. How did Bootworks Theatre begin? In 1999 Joff Chafer (who also co-founded Trestle Theatre) wanted to start his…

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2017: Of Man and Beast…Interview

The countdown has started, only nine more days to go and we can enjoy the wonderful performances at bOing! 2017. We caught up with Becky Atkinson, the Company coordinator of Company Chameleon about their performance Of Man And Beast. How did…

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2017: A Little Wilder…Interview

With just over a week to go before bOing! international Family Festival 2017,  we caught up with Andy Manley, whom we have commissioned this year to create a brand new piece for families, A Little Wilder. How did you begin…

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2017: Josephine Bean…Interview

In nearly two weeks you will be taken on a mysterious journey and it all starts with a scrapbook. We caught up with Shona Reppe the producer about her show The Curious Scrapbook of Josephine Bean. How did you begin…

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2017: Beastie…Interview

If you head to Canterbury later this month you may be in for a furry surprise!  We caught up with Lone Twin‘s Executive Producer, Gwen Van Spijk about their show Beastie… How did Lone Twin begin? Lone Twin was begun…

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2017: Concerto para Bebés…Interview

With just over a month to go until bOing! 2017, we caught up with Musicalmente‘s Artistic Director, Paulo Lameiro about their show Concerto Para Bebés (Concert for Babies)… How did Musicalmente begin? Musicalmente’s project is born from a project of…

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