Spark Children's Arts Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Leicester, Leicestershire, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

The Spark
LCB Depot
31 Rutland Street
Leicester, LE1 1RE
England, UK
Phone: +44 0116 26 1 6893

Festival Description

The Spark Festival takes place annually in May and June featuring more than two weeks of wide ranging events. Programming incudes plays and puppetry throughout the city and county, music in city parks, storytelling trails, and visual arts exhibitions and workshops.

Festival Dates May 29 - June 9, 2013
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Photo slideshow credits:
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    • The messy marquee at “Baby Fest”, included opportunities to get very messy with breakfast cereal!, photograph by Andy Holland for Ginger Root Images
    • The interactive performance “Cosmos” by Dragon Breath Theatre at Curve Theatre, photograph courtesy of Arts Council England, photographer Alan Fletcher
    • “Looking For Yoghurt” - An inter-cultural theatre collaboration produced by Birmingham REP (UK), Joyful Theatre (Korea) and Kijimuna Festa (Japan) in association with Hanyong Theatre Projects (UK), photograph courtesy of Arts Council England, photographer Alan Fletcher


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