Aspiring Conversations latest news

As we approach December and the year starts to disappear, our thoughts turn to Aspiring Conversations in April. The programme will be released on February 18th and do make sure you have the dates in your diary – April 22 … Continued

AGM and accolades

Wow, what a weekend and well done to the All Blacks for their victory in the World Cup. It’s November already and we’re just not sure where the time goes. We held our AGM on 20th October and copies of … Continued

July update

Winter is advancing and our plans for Aspiring Conversations 2016 are well underway. So lock in the dates of 22 – 24 April now. European Overview An important part of Festival Director Philip Tremewan’s job is to keep abreast of … Continued

Only one week until launch

Programme Launch – Thursday 12 February It’s exactly one week until we reveal the packed programme of events that promises the region seven days and nights of some of the world’s best cultural performances. The sixth Festival of Colour will … Continued

4 weeks until launch!

Happy New Year to all our readers! 2015 can only mean one thing….it’s almost Festival time and we’re on the final countdown with only 4 weeks to go until launch on 12 February. There’s been a hive of activity in … Continued

Sneak Peak at 2015 Programme!

We thought we’d bring Christmas forward a few days and offer you a little peak at the 2015 programme…Ho Ho Ho! We’re excited to announce that we’ll be bringing a circus performance to the Central Lakes Trust Crystal Palace (for … Continued