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Are you an Adventurer or a Discoverer? Find out here!

With so many shows and things to do at bOing! International Family Festival, you’re spoiled for choice! But it can be helpful to narrow down what you and your family will enjoy the most. If you’re interested in what younger…

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Dancer in front of audience

National Dance Day: Celebrating Dance at bOing!

This year at bOing! International Family Festival we are lucky to be able to welcome several dance acts from across the globe, covering various styles like hip-hop, contemporary and Bhangra, as well as encouraging you to bust out some moves in…

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An Interview with Cohesion Plus!

Every year bOing! brings a taste of the festival to the Canterbury city centre, and this year is no different. On Friday 24th August 2018, Cohesion Plus will be one of the three groups performing in the streets! We have…

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bOing! Delegate packages 2018 now available

The bOing! delegate package has been designed for theatre and arts industry professionals and students to network with peers and experience an international programme of innovative indoor and outdoor performances for children, young people and their families. Delegates will also…

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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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Luminarium returning to bOing!

Each of the past 2 years, a staggering 3,000 people have experienced the luminaria, created by Nottingham based Architects of Air (AoA). We are delighted to confirm that AoA will be back at bOing! 2018 with another of their stunning…

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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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Pets at bOing!

Pets at bOing!

Even pets are welcome at bOing! Bring your dog by all means but be sure you have some plastic bags in your pocket so that you can clear up any mess. If you bring a pet, keep it on a…

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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: 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: 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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In the eyes of the animal

2017: In the eyes of the animal…Interview

Not much longer and we can welcome a brand new and unique show to our bOing! International Family Festival 2017. Marshmallow Laser Feast have created an extraordinary production called In The Eyes Of The Animal. We caught up with them and asked…

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Kubla Khan

2017: Kubla Khan…Interview

With only 2 months to go until bOing! 2017, Oily Cart have been working on creating a very special brand new show which will premiere at the festival called Kubla Khan. We caught up with them and asked Communications and…

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bOing! 2017 tickets now on sale!

Performers from The Netherlands, Portugal, Norway, Finland and the UK to headline Kent’s bOing! International Family Festival. Tickets are now on sale! On August 26 & 27 2017, the annual bOing! International Family Festival will once again welcome the most…

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