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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.

 

New dates announced for Folkestone Triennial

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Music returns to Quarterhouse...

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Normal? Festival of the Brain

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Doc Club Online: Some Kind of Heaven

26th May, 6:30pm

Filmmaker Lance Oppenheim cracks the manicured facade of The Villages -- a massive, self-contained retirement community located in Central...

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Book Festival Digital Pass

4th June, 9am

For this year’s Folkestone Book Festival we are hosting the whole festival online, allowing more people than ever before to enjoy the festival...

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Beckett in Folkestone

4th June, 10am - 12th June, 3:20pm

This event has a running time of approximately 1 hour starting at the Clifton Hotel and ending at Folkestone Library. Once you have booked...

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Hanif Kureishi in Conversation

4th June, 6pm

Comic, dark and insightful, What Happened? is Hanif Kureishi's new collection of essays and fiction. No topic is too fringe or too mainstream,...

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Horatio Clare in Conversation

5th June, 2pm

Heavy Light is the story of a breakdown: a journey through mania, psychosis and treatment in a psychiatric hospital, and onwards to release,...

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Luke Harding in Conversation

5th June, 4pm

Shadow State: Murder, Mayhem and How Russia is Reshaping our Politics is a gripping investigation into how Russia’s spies helped elect Donald...

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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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