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Wandsworth Arts Fringe festival 3-19 May

Enjoy nearly 200 creative events in over 50 locations

Everyone’s invited to enjoy Wandsworth Arts Fringe, the arts festival supported by Wandsworth Council. There’s an astonishing mix of performances and events, including theatre, dance, music of all kinds, comedy, art, crafts, skills taster classes and workshops. There’s plenty for kids. In all, there’ll be 190 events spread over 55 venues across the borough, which are expected to attract many thousands.

Highlights this year include:

Touche Buse – When you’re duelling with life – it’s the blows that make shows. Australian comic and ex ‘Neighbours’ star Grant Busé is set to satirically serenade London with his “ingenious comedy music” ★★★★★ (Tulpa).  Enjoy Busé’s charm, sharp wit and hit tunes as he duels with all the big issues like responsibility, blame, death and Marie Kondo.

RAD Get a Taste For Dance – Try a free taster session with the Royal Academy of Dance, taught by highly experienced tutors

DIE! DIE! DIE! OLD PEOPLE DIE! – A funny and fragile study of ageing, death and the forgotten art of grieving. A simple but paper-fine portrait of a timeless trio: a love triangle cursed to eternal life without eternal youth, in an age where death and the forgotten art of grieving have been madicalized out of existence.

See below for the details of the launch event on Friday 3 May featuring the celebrated Cirque Bijou.

For more information please visit www.wandsworthartsfringe.com or email arts@enablelc.org.

Becki Dulledge
Producing Intern
Wandsworth Arts Fringe
Enable Leisure & Culture
0203 959 0024

Invitation: Wandsworth Arts Fringe Launch, Friday 3 May 
We would be delighted if you could join us for the launch of Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF) on Friday 3 May at Shillington Park, (just five minutes from Clapham Junction).

There will be a phenomenal circus spectacular by award-winning circus company Cirque Bijou from 8.00pm–9.30pm. With world class tightrope walkersfire jugglers, an illuminating display of Cirque Bijou’s world-famous dancing LED umbrellas, and live performances from World Heart Beat Music Academy and South London Choir Real Voices, it’s going to be something special.

2019 marks WAF’s tenth anniversary, and this year, between 3–19 May, WAF boasts 150 events in 64 venues across all 20 Wandsworth wards, celebrating ten fantastic years. We do hope you can join us to celebrate this important milestone in the festival’s history.