19 October 2019 - 2 November 2019


Made in Kent: Theatre 2019 - Applications Now Open

Perform your show at Canterbury Festival 2019



Canterbury Festival is offering emerging theatre groups and companies the opportunity to perform a show during Kent's International Arts Festival in October 2019 with their annual Made in Kent: Theatre competition.  

If you are in the early years of your acting, directing or scriptwriting career or if you are studying for a qualification in Theatre or Performance Arts then this competition could be for you! 


The winners will receive:

- Performance of your show during Canterbury Festival - on 31 October 2019

- Net box office takings, plus £150 towards rehersal costs

- Feature in the Canterbury Festival brochure both online and in print

- On the day venue technician and stage manager

- Rehersal feedback from the Festival Participation Manager and Festival Director

- Development Day with theatre professional


Download and complete the form below to be in with a chance of winning this fanastic opportunity. Your show will qualify as long as the company or actors are based in Kent, the show musn't be a staging of an already published script and shows should be approx 1 hour.  Don't forget to add video & images to your application.

Applications must be received by 9 May 2019


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