Looking back on bOing! 2019

bOing! is back and bigger than ever in 2019!

Performers from across the world gather in Canterbury for an amazing, free weekend of performance and creativity for all ages.

Tickets will be on sale in April and you can stay in touch on social media, or join our family mailing list.


A reminder of bOing! 2018

bOing! 2019 Festival


Accessible Film Club: The Lion King

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Mary Poppins Returns Sing-Along

Free Events


Active@bOing! with Kent Sport

Half a String (UK)

Cohesion Plus: Folkin Fusion

Glitch (now cancelled)
Whitstable Dance Company

Global Sounds Stage

Gulbenkian Youth Theatre

Love Grows
Moving Memory

Open Air Drawing Room
Eric MacLennan

Playgound: The Big bOing! Discussion

Playground Tent
UOK Arts and Culture

Joss Arnott Dance

Summer Island
Daisy Farris & Nicola Flower (UK)

Ticketed Events

Anarchist’s Mobile Library
Tessa Bide Productions (UK)

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

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

Daedalum Luminarium
Architects of Air (UK)

Oily Cart (UK)

Dybwikdans (Norway)

Moon Landing – VR Experience

Nyash Company (Belgium)


Animation workshop

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

Origin Stories: Family Spoken Word Workshop

Physical Theatre Workshop
Aoi and Esteban

Planet Canterbury: The Big Build
Animate Arts (UK)

Puppetry Workshop
Peter Morton