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Creative Folkestone

The south coast's creative hub

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What's happening in Creative Folkestone

The doors of Quarterhouse may be closed for now but there is still plenty going on at Creative Folkestone. From online literary festivals to inviting the whole town to get creative we have been busy. Scroll down to explore some of our projects.

For any enquiries concerning tickets and refunds to boxoffice@creativefolkestone.org.uk. All other enquiries can be directed to info@creativefolkestone.org.uk. To read the full statement click here.

 

The Plinth

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Autumn Reads: Modern Nature

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Normal? Festival of the Brain

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Growing the Stuff of Thought

29th January, 7pm

Join four of the biggest brains, most fun people, and forces for good in cutting edge neuroscience research, writing and artwork. We first...

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Sophie Herxheimer: Drawing Power

30th January, 10am - 4:30pm

Where do you keep your power?Is it in your magic running shoes, that take you round the park at dawn?Is it in knowing that you have a couple...

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Byron Vincent: Instagramming the Apocalypse

30th January, 8pm

In a new film developed from his stage show, performer and Normal? Festival friend Byron Vincent brings the force of his wit and wisdom to...

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Stacy Makishi: Church of the Latter Day Sinners

31st January, 3pm - 7th March

Every Sunday for 6 weeks 31 January, 7 February, 14 February, 21 February, 28 February, 7 March, 3pm to 4pmSign Up Here You are invited to...

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Stacy Makishi: Saturday Night Live Art Fever

6th February, 7pm - 13th March

Every Saturday for 6 weeks6 February, 13 February, 20 February, 27 February, 6 March, 13 March, 7pm to 9pmIn addition to the Church of the...

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Melting Vinyl: Lau Unplugged

16th June, 7pm

We're very sorry to announce that Lau has had to make the difficult decision to reschedule the 6 November 2020 (previously 4 June 2020) date...

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What is Creative Folkestone?

Creative Folkestone is a visionary arts charity dedicated to transforming Folkestone through collective creative activity, making the town a better place to live, work, play and visit.

We believe that everyone is creative, and that creativity has the power to change people and places for the better. We have developed five key projects that are embedded in the creative transformation of Folkestone:

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Folkestone Artworks

Explore the UK's largest urban outdoor exhibition of contemporary art!

Discover Folkestone Artworks

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Membership

Become a Creative Folkestone Member and discover an exciting range of events, discounts and opportunities!  

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