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  • JOHN GRANT AND RACHEL PARRIS ADDED TO THE BATH FESTIVAL 2020

    TICKETS ON EARLY RELEASE FROM 6 DECEMBER Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter John Grant has earned a reputation as one of the most expressive voices of our time. As a singer-songwriter he has exquisite command of language, as a live performed, undoubtedly up there with the best. In this rare stripped-back live show at The Forum on Saturday […]

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  • We’re Hiring! Bath Festivals Development Officer Advert

    BATH FESTIVALS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER Bath Festivals are looking for an individual with an interest in arts marketing  to support the Development and Membership team with corporate and trust applications, donor recruitment and cultivation, event management and administration.  We are a charity that connects the community through the power of the arts. Building on our heritage, […]

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  • QUEEN OF PUNK PATTI SMITH TO PLAY BATH

    Legendary American singer-songwriter Patti Smith will be bringing her band to The Bath Forum as part of next year’s The Bath Festival. This is a rare 2020 UK appearance for the Queen of Punk, who is also celebrated for her work as a poet, photographer and activist. We are very excited to have worked in […]

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  • We’re Hiring! Bath Festivals Digital Marketing Officer Job Advert

    Bath Festivals Digital Marketing Officer Full- time position £19,000 – £22,000 per annum   Job Description Bath Festivals are looking for an individual with an interest in arts marketing and current experience in and passion for digital marketing and content creation. You will need to have an eye for detail, brilliant creative and organisational skills […]

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  • Chris Riddell at Bath Children’s Literature Festival

    Children’s author and illustrator Chris Riddell brought his jumbo stack of paper and fine liner pen to Bath! In this performance, he showcased new book Guardians of Magic and his life as a writer. I found it stunning to find out about his life and experience the world of his characters and work. His visualiser meant we […]

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  • Frank Cottrell-Boyce and Garth Jennings – Junior Journalist Review

    Interview with Frank Cottrell Boyce and Garth Jennings at Bath Children’s Literature Festival by Ash Alway On the last day of the Bath Children Literature festival, one of the events was Frank Cottrell Boyce and Garth Jennings. Frank has done many great things such as write the 2012 Olympics opening ceremony, the film (and book) […]

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  • McFly and UB40 to headline The Bath Festival Finale Weekend 2020

    There’s no need to go in search of good times next summer – as the party is set to come to Bath. We are very excited to announce McFly and UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro as the headline acts for The Bath Festival Finale Weekend on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 May 2020 on the […]

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  • Junior Journalist report

    In the Bath Children Literature Festival, I have had the opportunity to feel what it’s like being a junior journalist. I interviewed a couple of authors and attended events, and I will tell you a little bit about it. I had the chance to interview Jacqueline Wilson whom I’m a huge fan. It was real […]

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  • Bath Festivals Beethoven anniversary celebrations

    Bath is joining worldwide celebrations to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Beethoven with Bath Festivals staging a series of six concerts of the composer’s entire cycle of 16 String Quartets. Three of the concerts will take place in March, with three more in May, during The Bath Festival, forming part of a […]

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  • Junior Journalists meet their heroes

    Bath Children’s Literature Festival ran a writing competition to find a team of Junior Journalists to join the festival team and report back on authors’ and illustrators’ events. We think this is a great way of fostering emerging talent and of getting young people – who are at the heart of this festival – to […]

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