Applications Are Open!

In case you haven’t noticed it splashed all over the website, we’re very excited about the fact that applications are now open for the 2024 festival. We can’t wait to hear from you! Remember too, that we’re here for a chat if you need to talk through things before you apply. Just email Festival Director Giles on

Check out this page our Artist information page for all the information – if you’re feeling a bit daunted – don’t panic! Every year we have heaps of people who are trying something out for the first time, whether it’s writing a play, telling their own story, acting, dancing, or talking the plunge into stand-up comedy. We’re here to help!