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Festival for all ages

Festival for all ages

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Jasmin Vardimon Company

Alice (VR)

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This experience is now fully booked.  To be added to a waitlist in case tickets are returned to us for sale, please email boxoffice@kent.ac.uk. ‘Every adventure requires a first step’…

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STEM @ Kent

Cool Science

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Cool Science has moved to the THEATRE at Gulbenkian Arts Centre at the festival where additional tickets are now available for sale.  If you have already purchased a ticket, we…

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Frozen Light

Night Out In Nature

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This experience is now fully booked.  To be added to a waitlist in case tickets are returned to us for sale, please email boxoffice@kent.ac.uk. Four scientists have lived inside a…

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Oily Cart

Space to be

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Once upon a time, there was you and me…  Let your hands lead the way as they discover different textures and open up tiny universes. Oily Cart’s Space to Be is a sensory show…

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Gandini Juggling

Smashed2

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9 performers, 80 oranges, 7 watermelons. Smashed2 is the dark art of juggling revisited.   Turning the tables on their previous performance Smashed, this is a tale of retribution. Inspired by choreographer…

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Dulce Compania

Rainbow Ballet

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Sensational rainbow parade bringing a blast of colour to bOing! Inspired by the Bauhaus movement and the Triadic Ballets of the 1920s, which imagined movement as geometry, this walkabout performance…

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Half A String

The Puppet Van: The Lost Colour

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Outdoor chaos 2m in the air! A vibrant joyful explosion of colour in an energy fuelled physical show full of clowning, puppets, and paint told from on top of a…

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UPSWING

Catch Me

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A playful mix of dance, circus and chairs, recommended for all ages from award-winning contemporary circus company UPSWING. Catch Me is an intimate and surprising take on age, race and…

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Global Sounds Stage

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Music for Change have created a brilliant line up for our Global Sounds stage from 10am – 3pm. GTown Talents will be taking to the Global Sounds Stage from 3-5pm…

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Kent Sport, University of Kent

Kent Sport Mini Sessions

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  Our friends at Kent Sport are offering some brilliant free activities at bOing! 2021. Suitable for all ages there is no pre-booking, just turn up.   Saturday schedule: 10.20am…

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Gulbenkian Arts Centre

Pigment Prodigies

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See if you can spot the teams of artists working hard around the bOing site to try and impress Half A String’s Malcolm Brushell and become his new prodigies. Pick…

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KCC and University of Kent iCCi (UK)

Playground Tent

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Drop into the Playground Tent for songs and rhymes, drama, music, dance, and art especially for children under 5 (and for their grown-ups too!). The sessions will be drop in…

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Playing A/Part

WOW – Welcome to Our World

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An exhibition showcasing some of the artworks that awesome autistic girls from Kent and Surrey have created while participating in the Playing A/Part project. The exhibition space will give you…

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Sprankenstein Studio & Spring Lane Neighbourhood Centre Creatives (UK)

This is Art

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From June-August 2021, Sprankenstein Studio, alongside a roster of talented creatives, have been working with members of Spring Lane Neighbourhood Centre in Canterbury to run art and design workshops challenging…

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Kent Coffee Festival 2021 at bOing!

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We are thrilled to host Kent Coffee Festival at bOing! this year. Kent Coffee Festival will be a celebration of all things coffee from speciality roasters to artisan food producers…

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Paw Patrol: The Movie (Utbc)

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The PAW Patrol is on a roll!  When their biggest rival, Humdinger, becomes Mayor of nearby Adventure City and starts wreaking havoc, Ryder and everyone’s favourite heroic pups kick into…

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Accessible Film Club: Cruella (12A)

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Academy Award winner Emma Stone (‘La La Land’) stars in Disney’s Cruella, an all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of cinema’s most notorious – and…

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Space Jam: A New Legacy (Utbc)

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NBA champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside Bugs Bunny, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of extremely undisciplined Looney Tunes. Family film screenings have…

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Jungle Cruise (12A)

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Inspired by the famous Disneyland theme park ride, this is an adventure-filled, rollicking thrill-ride down the Amazon with wisecracking skipper Frank Wolff (Dwayne Johnson) and intrepid researcher Dr Lily Houghton…

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Dybwikdans

Postponed: MOONmoon

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Marvel at the moon together in this interactive storytelling inspired by myths and legends associated with the moon for ages 0-18months from Norwegian Company Dybwikdans. Inviting us into a universe…

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Chaliwaté Company and Focus Company

Postponed: Backup

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Due to uncertainty around international travel we have taken the decision to postpone Backup.  We are hoping to confirm dates in the future.  If you have purchased a ticket a…

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