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ABOUT ILLUMINATE 2016

  • Multi-genre

    Everything from cabaret to puppetry, comedy to music and beyond

  • Upcoming Artists

    Illuminate gives audiences and artists the opportunity to explore something new

  • Intimate Venue

    A hidden gem in the heart of Wimbledon. New Wimbledon Studio

TAKE A LOOK AT OUR ILLUMINATE FESTIVAL LINE UP

VIEW SHOWS
  • If you are a fan of the Edinburgh Festival, love the variety that you inevitably get with it and want to get into the festival vibe early then I would encourage you to go along.

    Sarah McPartlan – Musical Theatre Musings
  • @TheatreWithLegs: A HUGE congratulations @SarahD1289 & @alicesillett for @illuminate_fest. An amazing new theatre festival that we were so proud to be part of

    @TheatreWithLegs
  • @illuminate_fest thanks, it's been fab! And I think @NewWimbStudio may be one of my new favourite places

    @lizzid82

MEET OUR TEAM

  • Sarah Dullaghan
    Co-Founder
  • Alice Sillet
    Co-Founder
  • Phil Bennett
    Marketing & Design

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Ticket Information

Tickets £10 | Concessions £8 | SEE-IT-AGAIN £5

Our popular SEE-IT-AGAIN offer is back by popular demand this year! Simply purchase one full price ticket, and you can buy another for just £5. This is a great deal for those of you that want to see a show for a second time, or are coming along to watch a different show!

(Please note that proof of purchase for a full-price ticket is required for purchase of a SEE-IT-AGAIN ticket).

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Our Blogs

Rounds
Rounds
Posted by Philip Bennett

The director hands the actor a sheet of paper. ‘We’re going to do an improvisation.’ she says. ‘Here on this paper are four different accounts written by junior doctors of the worst day of their careers. Your character has just had one of these days. Pick one of them. And tell us about it.’ The […]

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LEAO
LEAO
Posted by Philip Bennett

On Sunday 8th May, we are hosting and performing a night at Illuminate Festival – LEAO and friends – where we’ll be playing alongside some talented musician pals of ours. We’re also playing a few songs at the festival launch party on May 2nd and as part of Illuminate’s LIGHTBOX night for charity, on May […]

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LUNCH
LUNCH
Posted by Philip Bennett

I’m sat with a little coffee in an inordinately small hand sculpted espresso cup mulling over how to write a blog post. I think the best thing to do is go full men’s lifestyle blog. So here goes. I have on a watch made by keen eyed man with an arrow thin moustache who has […]

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The great Brecht trek
The great Brecht trek
Posted by tv

Hmm.. Sounds like a wistful plummet through archives and across seas. However, the reality is far more immediate – and somewhat thrilling (well, for the Theatrical Niche team and audiences in any case!) We get to take our dynamic and tongue-in-cheek version of what in fact is known as Brecht’s most pessimistic play (cor blimey! […]

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A Shiny New Brand!
A Shiny New Brand!
Posted by Philip Bennett

Welcome to Illuminate 2016. Following the success of last year, Illuminate is back and this year its going to be bigger and better than before! We have started by having a shiny new brand a website put together! Keep an eye out for news and information on the upcoming festival, and be sure to sign […]

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Starting the NEW YEAR
Starting the NEW YEAR
Posted by Philip Bennett

This weekend marked the start of an amazing hectic year for us all here at Illuminate. We are in the process of going through submissions, interviewing our potential companies, REBRANDING!!! All of these elements are being put into place to bring you a bigger and better Illuminate 2016! We look forward to this year and […]

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