Without Walls 2021 Festival Dates - at a glance

Subject to change depending on government restrictions - for the latest information visit individual partners' websites

Events listed in date order. For further details about our festival partners and their locations explore What’s On

 

Brighton Festival
Festival dates: 1 – 31 May 2021
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Damae Dance, Gravity and Levity, LAStheatre, Simple Cypher, The Cultural Assembly, Yara + Davina, Jeanefer Jean Charles, Kaleider, Recovery Poems
Without Walls @ Our Place: 28 – 30 May

Birmingham Hippodrome
Luke Jerram’s In Memoriam with BrumYODO: 8 – 16 Maymore info

Norwich & Norfolk Festival
Festival Dates: 17 – 30 May
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Beady Eye, Damae Dance, Gravity and Levity, LAStheatre, Requardt & Rosenberg, Simple Cypher, Yara + Davina, Alleyne Dance, Altered States, Far from the Norm, Jason Singh, Kaleider, Recovery Poems

City Encounters by Wiltshire Creative
Festival dates: 30 – 31 May
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Altered States, Simple Cypher, Alleyne Dance, Pif-Paf, Strong Lady Productions, Nikki Charlesworth, Jeanefer Jean-Charles

First Art
The Bellamy Road Festival: 4 – 6 Junemore info
Without Walls Artists: Joli Vyann, Mimbre, Plungeboom

Basingstoke Festival
Festival dates: 25 June – 11 Julymore info
Without Walls Artists: Highly Sprung (Urban Astronaut), Bootworks, Joli Vyann, Apocalyptic Circus (My House), Mimbre (Lifted), Recovery Poems, Matthew Harrison

Appetite – Homecoming
Homecoming: 26 Junemore info
Without Walls Artists: Stefano di Renzo (Hold On)

Timber Festival
Festival dates: 2 – 4 July
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Ashley Peevor & Nikki Watson, Jason Singh, Kapow, Just More Productions

Hat Fair
Festival dates: 2 – 4 July
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Gravity & Levity, DAMAE DANCE, Jeanefer Jean Charles, Pif-Paf, Simple Cypher, Strong Lady Productions.

The Culture House
Festival of the Sea: 17 Julymore info
Without Walls Artists: Ray Lee (Congregation)

The Arches Festivals Worcester, part of Severn Arts
Same But Different Festival: 17 – 23 Julymore info
Without Walls Artists: Kaleider, Recovery Poems

Ensemble Festival by Certain Blacks
Festival dates: 24 July
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Jason Singh, Strong Lady Productions, Recovery Poems, Just More Productions.

Oldham Council
Festival Oldham: 24 Julymore info
Without Walls Artists: Apocalyptic Circus, Highly Sprung (Urban Astronaut), Hikapee (Look Up)

Rochdale Feel Good Family Picnic
Will be presenting some pop up events across the borough on 25 July, 31 July and 7 August. Full festival to return in 2022.

Stockton International Riverside Festival CANCELLED
Festival dates: 29 July – 1 August
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Beady Eye, Damae Dance, Nikki Charlesworth, Requardt & Rosenberg, Kapow, Strong Lady Productions, Alleyne Dance, Altered States, Jeanefer Jean Charles, Just More Productions

WE Great Place, Wentworth Woodhouse and Rotherham Council in partnership
WE Wonder Presents: 31 July – 1 August more info
Without Walls Artists: Apocalyptic Circus, Artizani (BEES! The Colony)

Just So Festival
Festival dates: 20 – 22 August
Without Walls 2021 Artists: Just More Productions, LAStheatre, Nikki Charlesworth, Strong Lady Productions

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival
Festival dates: 27 August – 11 September
Without Walls 2021: Requardt & Rosenberg, Jeanefer Jean-Charles, Ashley Peevor & Nikki Watson, Just More Productions, Far From the Norm, Strong Lady Productions, Kaleider, Recovery Poems, LAStheatre, Jason Singh, Nikki Charlesworth, Altered States, The Cultural Assembly, Alleyne Dance, Kapow.

Appetite – Big Feast
Big Feast: 27 – 28 Augustmore info
Without Walls Artists: Apocalyptic Circus, Joli Vyann, Talawa Theatre, Bootworks (Jukeboxes)

Birmingham Hippodrome
Birmingham Weekender: 28 – 29 Augustmore info
Without Walls Artists: Artizani, Motionhouse (WILD), Recovery Poems, Plunge Boom (Vegetable Nannies)

Leicester Street Arts City Festival
Programme to be announced, 28 – 29 August more info

WE Great Place, Wentworth Woodhouse and Rotherham Council in partnership
The Rotherham Show: 2-5 Septembermore info
Without Walls Artists: Motionhouse (Captive), Apocalyptic Circus, Plunge Boom (Vegetable Nannies)

Wakefield Council
Festival of the Earth: 12 July – 31 October – Celebration Day (5 September) – more info
Without Walls Artists: Motionhouse (Captive)

Theatre Orchard
Whirligig! Festival: 10 – 12 Septembermore info
Without Walls Artists: Stefano di Renzo (Hold On), Artizani (BEES! The Colony), Motionhouse (WILD)

First Art
The Full Shebang: 11 Septembermore info
Without Walls Artists: Joli Vyann (Lance Moi En l’Air), Mimbre (Lifted), Justice in Motion (ON EDGE)

Theatre Orchard
Arts + Health Week: 17 – 26 Septembermore info
Without Walls Artists: Luke Jerram (In Memoriam), Plunge Boom (Vegetable Nannies), Recovery Poems

Lancashire Encounter
Festival dates: 17 September – 2 Octobermore info
Without Walls Artists: Theatre Temoin (Routes), Justice in Motion (On Edge), Plunge Boom (Vegetable Nannies)

Bournemouth Arts by the Sea
Festival dates: 1 – 3 Octobermore info
Without Walls Artists: Hikapee, Kapow (Adrift), Theatre Temoin, Unlimited Theatre, Plunge Boom (BOING)

Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure
Programme to be announced.

 

Further events across Autumn/Winter 2021-22 to be announced. Some events will be returning in 2022:

SO Festival
Full festival to return in 2022. Read 2021 update here

Mouth Of The Tyne Festival
To return in 2022

Now Northwich, Cheshire Dance
To return in 2022