Looking back on bOing! 2018

The 5th bOing! International Family Festival had its biggest and most international line up to date in 2018 – running over the August Bank Holiday of 25 and 26 August. Welcoming acclaimed companies from Australia, France, Denmark, Spain and across the UK to perform in indoor and outdoor spaces big and small across the weekend for an audience of over 13,000 people of all ages.

Looking back at bOing! 2018


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bOing! 2018 Festival


Accessible Film Club: Incredibles 2
In association with Gulbenkian, presented by Square Pegs Arts

Incredibles 2

Moana Sing-Along

Scratch’n’ Sniff: Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-rabbit

Free Events

Baba Yaga’s House
Dizzy O’Dare (UK)

Bill and Bobby
Stopgap Theatre Company (UK)

bOing! in Canterbury City Centre

Bollywood Brass Band

Busking Area

Campervan of Love
New Art Club (UK)

City Sessions
Efren Pamilacan Jr (Australia)

Cohesion Plus

Dyptik (France)

DJ Frietmachine
Superhallo (The Netherlands)

Sienta la Cabeza
Sienta la Cabeza (Spain)

Ticketed Events

10-Minute Dance Parties
Joseph O'Farrell (JOF) (Australia)

Efren Pamilacan & Jason Ng in collaboration with HYPER REELIST (Australia)

Androcles and the Lion
Teatret Gruppe 38 and Carte Blanche (Denmark)

The University of Kent, School of Physical Sciences (UK) 

Beatles for Babies
La Petita Malumaluga (Spain)

Aracaladanza (Spain)

Cool Science
The University of Kent, School of Physical Sciences (UK) 


Katena Luminarium
Architects of Air (UK)