Emerge 2018 is nearly here!

Get involved with this year's festivities!

Posted: April 12th, 2018

Emerge Festival 2018 is comprised of 12 youth-led arts festivals taking place across the Midlands on Saturday 21st April. Funded by Spirit of 2012 and managed by The Mighty Creatives, in partnership with Arts Connect and UK Young Artists, the festival is inspired by Shakespeare and verbal arts and produced by local young people; showcasing the variety of young creative talent across the region.

This year's events are directed by:

Luke Clarke

Charley Genever

Josh Hawkins

Emily York

Manic Arts

Eggbox Theatre

Sophie Boyce-Couzens

Mythm

Siobhan Donnelly

Clown Funeral

Daisy Barret-Nash

With support also from:

Ben Spiller of 1623 Theatre

Johnathan Tailor Bird

All festivals are FREE to attend and family-friendly, so take a look at the festival details below and join in the fun! #EmergeFest2018

Saturday 21st April 2018

Horncastle:

Facebook:/emergehorncastlefestival

Twitter: @HorncastlEMERGE

11am-9pm

Venue: Horncastle Town Centre, The Lion Theatre and Community Centre

Boston:

Instagram: @emergeboston

Facebook: Emerge Boston

12pm-5pm

Venue: Thomas Middlecott School, Boston

Spalding

Instagram: @emergespalding

Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/149851655826103/

12pm: Market Place, Spalding

1pm: Ayscoughfee Hall & Gardens

6.30pm: South Holland Centre

http://www.southhollandcentre.co.uk

Venue: Start in Market Place, Spalding town centre, Ayscoughfee Hall Gardens and The South Holland Centre in the evening

Cannock Chase:

Twitter: @emerge_canchase

Facebook: /EMERGECanChase/

10am-4.30pm

Venue: 2 sites Cannock Library and Cannock Museum: Bus will connect the venues.

Tamworth:

Twitter: @TamEmergeFest

Facebook: @TamworthEmergeFest

Instagram: @TamworthEmergeFest

10am-5pm

Venue: Tamworth Castle Grounds

Dudley:

Instagram -@manicartslimited #EmergefestDudley

Facebook Event - Emerge Dudley Presents: The Shakesperience

12pm-3pm

Venue: Hayden Hill House.

Ticket link is below (all tickets free, but booking advisable):

https://ticketlist.co.uk/event/102295/emerge-dudley-presents-the-shakesperience

Sandwell:

Instagram -@emergefestsandwell

Facebook- @EmergeFestSandwell

12pm-3pm

Venue: Manor House Museum- indoor and outdoor, Sandwell Council Museum

Walsall:

Instagram -@walsallemerge

Facebook - @walsallemerge

12pm-4pm

Venue: Arboretum, Walsall

Wolverhampton:

Facebook - @TheShakespeariencefestival

12pm-5pm

Venue: The Lighthouse

Mansfield and Ashfield:

Facebook: /emerge.mansfield.1

11am-3.30pm

Venue: The Palace Theatre, The Old Library and Mansfield Museum

Corby:

Instagram: @emergefestivalcorby

Facebook: /EmergeCorby

11am-3pm

1-3pm (Core performances)

Venues: Festival in and around Corby Cube

Ticket Office: 01536470470 (all tickets free, but booking advisable)



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