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2022
dance, spoken word, music, drama,
visual arts, combined arts, literature, history, heritage and library events.

THE LINEUP!

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ALL EVENTS ARE FREE!!!!!

SUNDAY JUNE 5th
GREYHOUND HOTEL ARTS FESTIVAL
Arts and crafts for kids, live music and the 'Carshalton Festival' Cocktail!
HONEYWOOD MUSEUM'S JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS
Sutton Councils Cultural Services showcase the art of Sutton South Hello! in a wide ranging exhibition on the Queen's Jubilee and an exhibition celebrating Oaks Park by the Oaks Park Artists
MADDER MOLLY MORRIS DANCING WORKSHOP
Join this great Morris Dancing troop for a free workshop at Honeywood Museum
CARSHALTON 'JACK'
There will be opportunities for all ages to help decorate a two metre high Carnival 'Jack' during the opening day. The Jack will appear at other venues throughout the week.


MONDAY JUNE 6th

GEM STAGE OPEN EVENING
London's West End scenic company open their doors at the back of Cryer Arts to allow the public rare access to see how they create their scenic backdrops and props for top theatre productions
CHLOE RAY PRESENTS! AT THE ROSE AND CROWN
An open mic night at the Rose and Crown in Carshalton, very popular and very much free!


TUESDAY 7th 
JAZZ AT LUNCH AT ALL SAINTS
The hugely popular Carshalton Jazz will be performing for free in the spectacular surroundings of All Saints Church in Carshalton 
PENNY ROYAL CLOGS WORKSHOP, RUSKIN HALL CARSHALTON METHODIST CHURCH
It is exactly what is says it is! come join in this great dance troop for a lesson in clog dancing.
GEM STAGE OPEN EVENINGLondon's West End scenic company open their doors at the back of Cryer Arts to allow the public rare access to see how they create their scenic backdrops and props for top theatre productions
CRYER FOLK
The ever popular open mic night for all you folk fans is once again at Cryer Arts.....and FREE!


WEDNESDAY JUNE 8th
CRYER DAY of MUSIC
Local schools join Sutton Music Service in a day of music performance at the Cryer in Carshalton (private event)
GEM STAGE OPEN EVENING
London's West End scenic company open their doors at the back of Cryer Arts to allow the public rare access to see how they create their scenic backdrops and props for top theatre productions
ART AT THE SUN
Doug Shaw's ever popular art events return with the chance also to collaborate on a collaborative piece that will hang in the window of the Sun

THURSDAY JUNE 9th
CRYER ARTS BIG MUSIC DROP IN
In the evening there will be a chance to come with your own instruments to join lots of the artists that are performing the festival in an informal band ensemble under the outdoors marquee at Cryer Arts.

SUTTON MUSIC SERVICE YOUTH ENSEMBLES AT ALL SAINTS CHURCH
Another wonderful chance to see live music in the amazing surroundings of All Saints church in the evening, with Sutton Music services youth orchestra. 


FRIDAY JUNE 10th
FREE DRAWING WORKSHOP WITH CLAIRE CHANDLER
A chance to join hugely popular and internationally known artist Claire Chandler in a series of small group drawing workshop sessions aimed at home educators, office workers and after school families in Carshalton Park at times across the day. 
LIVE MUSIC CRAWL (an amazing night of music across Carshalton...can you get to every gig?)
There will be a wide range of excellent live music in venues across Carshalton, pick and choose what you want to see and where...this includes: MARTIN WOODFORD at THE HOPE, DIRTY SPOONS and UNITED STOATS OF AMERICA at THE RACEHORSE, TV 200 THE RAILWAY TAVERN, TOM JOHNSON at the COACH AND HORSES, KAZOOM and GUESTS at CRYER ARTS MUSIC UNDER THE MARQUEE. 


SATURDAY JUNE 11th

CARSHALTON DAY OF DANCE
across the whole of Carshalton there will be Morris Dancing groups from across London and the South of England touring outside venues to dance for crowds and leading a parade of the Carshalton 'Jack.' With THE GARY MASON DRUMMERS at the Cryer 2pm-3.30pm, 
CAOS at HONEYWOOD
You have you seen all the art across the village - well now its your chance to see it in person at Honeywood Museum with a chance also to see a victorian camera obscura in action, with 
CAOS ACROSS CARSHALTON, an art trail of visual arts by Carshalton Artists on the theme of Water accompanied by poems from Sutton Writers.
CAREW MANOR OPEN DAY
Discover more about life at the Royal Female Orphanage, located at Carew Manor from 1866
– 1939 with children’s activities at the school, suitable for ages 6 and up and a talk from Beverley Shew on the History of the Orphanage.

DOVES VAGARIES CEILDH AT THE CRYER
A chance to unwind and dance into the evening with Doves Vagaries hosting a night of music.


SUNDAY JUNE 12th
ECOLOCAL ECOLOGY CENTRE FAIR
with storytelling, arts and crafts workshops and food in the grounds of the Ecology Centre Carshalton with The Friends of the Ecology Centre
CLASSICAL  MUSIC at ALL SAINTS CHURCH
The festival is brough to a close with an evening of Classical music at All Saints Church, featuring RE-LIGHT MY CHOIR and LIZ ANDREWS with JEZ WILES stunning chello and Mbira set.

 
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Carshalton festival 2022

Book the event, workshop or demonstration you want...booking details for all events will be available from May 2022

BOOKING OPENS 23RD MAY

ABOUT

Carshalton Festival is an exciting new festival incorporating high quality dance, spoken word, music, theatre, visual arts, combined arts, heritage and library events.

We value the role creativity has in building and sustaining communities and aim to deliver an exciting week long arts festival program with inclusive access to remarkable range of high quality cultural experiences.

This great new festival will engage its visitors in free, diverse and creative activities and cultural experiences in parks, schools, theatres, libraries, heritage buildings, local businesses and galleries. We wish to inspire and bring joy to our communities.

The festival is supported and run by the teams behind Cryer Arts, Cryer Folk, Carshalton Artists and EcoLocal. This wealth of knowledge, passion and experience in creating cultural opportunities for the community means 2022 will be a year to remember!

 

So now we are looking to YOU to help us achieve our goals go to: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/p/carshalton-festival-3?fbclid=IwAR3frtQa1yoUEwTX-Bs3shT1LW-A46aKCyOfL2pt8Aq7hHzCfS9jupm04uI and please support us...every little matters.

Welcome to Carshalton Festival 2022, we hope you enjoy your experience.

EXPERIENCE

High quality dance, spoken word, music, theatre, visual arts, combined arts, heritage and library events.

LOCATION

Carshalton Village, Surrey. SM5

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

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WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR PARTNERS

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