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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.

LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Theatre Re – Blind Man’s Song

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A heady concoction! Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? It is our first time as a company! We have heard stories about the beautiful Suffolk countryside, famous colourful sheep, dancing on a lake, fairies in ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Lost In Translation Circus – The Hogwallops

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A chaotic family of misfits who use their spectacular circus skills to express their dysfunctional relationships, piles of spectacle, humour and drama, and with more than a pinch of the reality of own lives as a troupe both on tour and in the rehearsal room. Is this your first visit to ...

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NEWS: 30 additional music acts for Latitude

In what is already a jam-packed line-up, organisers have today [May 28th] announced a raft of further music acts for the 10th Latitude Festival. Over 30 additional music acts have been revealed for stages across Henham Park. Indie pop duo Summer Camp, formed by married couple Jeremy Warmsley and Elizabeth Sankey, local duo Cove Hithe, Russian-American singer-songwriter Zola Jesus and ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Action To The Word’s Dracula

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A SteamPunk rock concert version of the Bram Stoker original, electrified for a new generation 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 fourth Latitude. The first time I produced the amazing James Rhodes ...

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NEWS: Further acts announced for Latitude

With an already impressive arts, theatre and comedy line-up announced, Latitude Festival organisers have today announced further acts for the 10th anniversary running of the Suffolk based festival. 16 additional comedy acts have been announced for Latitude, alongside previously announced acts such as Jason Manford, Alan Davies and Jon Richardson. New additions to the comedy line-up include Andrew Maxwell, Russell ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Latitude Festival’s Tania Harrison

Forfestival goers, Latitude Festival may just be four crazy days in July, but for Latitude Arts Curator TaniaHarrison planning and programming is a year-round job. Paul Couch spoke to Tania about programming the arts stages across the last decade, her highlights from this year’s line-up and a surprise confession about her next booking. When did planning start for this year’s ...

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NEWS: Latitude Festival announces new music acts

Organisers have today announced further acts for the 10th anniversary Latitude Festival. Joining already announced musical acts on the Obelisk Arena will be Boomtown Rats, Badly Drawn Boy and War Paint while the BBC Radio 6 Music Stage will see acts including Omar Souleyman, Black Rivers and the Tom Robinson Band join the line-up. The Film and Music Arena has ...

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NEWS: Latitude launches theatre line-up

Following earlier announcements of the music, comedy and literary line-up, Latitude Festival has today announced the theatre line up for its tenth-anniversary edition. Running from Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th July 2015, Latitude will once again see some of the largest names in theatre heading to Henham Park, Suffolk. For Latitude Arts Curator Tania Harrison, the secret is in finding ...

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