Burford Festival 9th- 19th June 2022

Burford Festival 9th- 19th June 2022

After a Covid enforced break of 3 years the Burford Festival is back and will be running from the 9th -19th June 2022. As always there will be  a great selection of events and activities including:

  • the ever popular Open Gardens (June 11th-12th)
  • drama (Twelfth Night, Lady Bracknell’s Legacy and Under Milk Wood),
  • writers including Jeanette Winterson, Anne Youngson, Francesca Gibbons and Sue Leigh,
  • talks from Lord Hall (previously the Director General of the BBC) Brian Kay (founder of the King Singers and presenter on BBC Radio 2 and Radio 3), Jack  Straw (MP and both Foreign Secretary and Home Secretary) and Stanley Johnson (Author, and former MEP)
  • an Alice in Wonderland themed cream tea,
  • a panel discussion on sustainability issues in Cotswolds,
  • workshops on dance, poetry and creative writing,
  • historical walking tours as well as a dramatic ghost tour,
  • a free family fun day on the Rec,
  • a fashion show,
  • a Ghanaian Gala evening
  • a traders market (Sunday 19th) and
  • lots of music including Jazz, Folk, an Organ Recital and, of course, the Festival Finale Concert with the Burford Singers.

More details on the website from 1st April (https://www.burfordfestival.org )

Tickets go on sale 1st of May.

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