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Founded in 2006, Latitude Festival coined the tagline ‘More than a music festival’ and it certainly is. Alongside major names on the music stages, Latitude offers a range of theatre, dance, poetry, comedy and literature over four days in the beautiful Henham Park in Suffolk. Multi-coloured sheep and attendees from 8-80 make this one of the most diverse festivals on the circuit.

INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Kneehigh’s Emma Rice

Visitorsto the 10thanniversary edition of Latitude Festival willbe the first to catch acclaimed theatre company Kneehigh's new show,946. Adapted from Michael Morpurgo's novel, The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips, the story gives an insight into a mostlyforgotten true story from the Second World War. Director and co-adaptor Emma Rice - who is soon to take up her new rôle as ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Phil Wang

How would you describe your set in one sentence? Nerdy but sexy. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? I’ve been before but never stayed overnight which I will this year. Haven’t heard any mad stories. Sounds like a rather nice festival. How do festival ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Anna Morris

How would you describe your set in one sentence? Britain's Biggest Bridezilla gets married at Latitude, makes the audience her wedding guests and then presents the wedding speech from hell... you can see her on YouTube below! Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? It' ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Rob Auton

How would you describe your set in one sentence? A man standing up and talking about water for an hour. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? I've been to Latitude a few times and people always tell me to look out for Roy Cropper ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Andrew McMillan

How would you describe your Latitude performance in one sentence? Loving, Tender, Honest, Raunchy (only a little). Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is my third time to Latitude to perform in the poetry arena, I now know to take a sleeping bag, ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Cove Hithe

One of the key elements of the Latitude Festival has been the links to the local community. Across the various stages local theatre groups, dancers, writers, poets and musicians have been able to showcase their talent to a large audience. As acts such as Noel Gallagher, Alt-J and Portishead limber up for their headline appearances at the 10th Edition of ...

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NEWS: Details of Latitude Festival wild swimming revealed

Catwalk models have walked on its waters, Dirty Dancing performed their icon lift on it and giant swans have performed musical ballet across it but until now Latitude Festival goers have been restricted to a boat ride around the Henham Park lake. For the 10th anniversary edition of the Suffolk festival, however, organisers have teamed up with leading open water ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Daniel Piper

How would you describe your Latitude performance in one sentence? Worth missing whoever’s on at the same time for. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? I came in 2012 and had an amazing time. I was blown away by the amount of stuff to ...

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