STORYTELLING ZONE

Get enchanted, whatever your age

MUSIC & DANCE ZONE

Hum quietly, tap your toes or totally shake it out! 

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CIRCUS ZONE

Come and 'ave a go if you think you're bendy enough! 

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COMMUNITY ZONE

Experience what else the community has to offer! 

PROGRAMME SUBJECT TO CHANGE! 
Please keep an eye out on this website and on Our Facebook page! 

Sussex Concept will not
be having a Market this year! 

Come check out our day events! 

Come check out our evening events! 

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About Us

A festival for everyone to enjoy! 

St Leonards festival is an annual festival that is hosted in the heart of ST Leonards. Our festival celebrates St Leonards' community and arts 

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 DAY EVENTS 

This year's festival has everything that everyone can enjoy! 
Circus? We've got you. Music and Dance? We've got it. Storytelling? You bet!  

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 CIRCUS ZONE 

 Dulce
Duca 

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 UK African 
Acrobats

 Circus Pazaz 

Xena Flame 

 

Circus Pazaz is the little circus with BIG fun! Entertainment for the whole family in the best 'Little' way! 

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12:30 PM - 13:15 PM 

15:20 PM - 16:05 PM

Dulce Duca conceives Absurd and Surrealistic shows, that will make you laugh or run away! 

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14:15 PM - 14:45 PM

17:00 PM - 17:30 PM

Xena is a professional hula hoop artist,  who will be teaching some wonderful easy to learn hula hooping tricks. Come and join in the fun!

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13:20 PM - 14:10 PM 

16:10 PM - 16:55 PM 

Originally from Tanzania in East Africa. This group of fantastic African acrobats perform stunts, fire acts, dancing and with uplifting background music! 

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14:50 PM - 15:20 PM

17:30 PM - 18:00 PM

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 STORYTELLING ZONE 

Half a String

Isabella Bicycle

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Gary & Pel

 Nana Tsiboe 

Join Malcolm Brushell, a professional painter and amateur alchemist, on his quest to find the pinky-est pink paint on the planet! Through cracking rocks,
mashing every conceivable vegetable, and even bottling and fermenting his own cow’s wee, he has created every colour imaginable. Through stunning puppetry and an energy fuelled performance all on top of a van, join this race to create the most potent pigmented pink paint imaginable

TIMES

14:00 PM - 14:20 PM 

15:45 PM - 16:05 PM 

Nana Tsiboe is a master of percussion. Authentic roots music with Ghanaian heart composed and performed by a master drummer and multi-instrumentalist. 

TIMES

13:30 PM - 14:00 PM 

15:15 PM - 15:45 PM 

16:35 PM - 17:00 PM

Isabella Bicycle tells stories from her incredible bicycling adventures! 

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12:30 PM - 13:00 PM

14:30 PM - 14:50 PM 

16:05 PM - 16:35 PM  

"Honeymoon Ballon" Gary and Pel have two tickets to paradise and are about to embark on their first ever luxury hot air balloon vacation. What could possibly go wrong for the King and Queen of the skies? Binoculars at the ready as this cartoon couple take fiasco to a whole new height.

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13:00 PM - 13:25 PM 

14:50 PM - 15:15 PM

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Showmi Dance Company

 

Join Showmi Das' dance workshop!

Showmi Das is a well-renowned performer. She has performed all over the United Kingdom, as well as United States, Thailand, Singapore, India and Bangladesh. With training from North Indian Classical Dance, KATHAK under Jayashree Acharya. Showmi dance style experiments with the Indian Classical Forms and South Asian Contemporary Dance. 

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17:00 PM - 17:30 PM

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 MUSIC AND DANCE ZONE 

Aretha Dance

Alexader D Great
 

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Showmi Dance Company

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Coming soon! 

Born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, Alexander grew up in London from the age of five. On leaving school in the mid 1960s he became a professional musician/songwriter, creating his own style from a mix of Beatles, Blues and Baroque music.

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Coming soon! 

Showmi Das is a well-renowned performer. She has performed all over the United Kingdom, as well as United States, Thailand, Singapore, India and Bangladesh. With training from North Indian Classical Dance, KATHAK under Jayashree Acharya. Showmi dance style experiments with the Indian Classical Forms and South Asian Contemporary Dance. 

TIMES

Coming soon! 

Showmi Das is a well-renowned performer. She has performed all over the United Kingdom, as well as United States, Thailand, Singapore, India and Bangladesh. With training from North Indian Classical Dance, KATHAK under Jayashree Acharya. Showmi dance style experiments with the Indian Classical Forms and South Asian Contemporary Dance. 

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Coming soon! 

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St Leonards Dance Troupe

 

St Leonards Dance Troupe is a twelve-week participatory dance project for folks aged 60+

Members meet every week to rehearse a dance routine choreographed and directed by Anna Richardson leading to a public performance at the church hall in the final week.

TIMES

Coming soon! 

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 COMMUNITY ZONE 

 

Support Local! 

Visit the stalls or enjoy the food available or if you're feeling adventurous do both! 

Sussex Concepts will not be hosting a market in Kings Road for the 2021 festival. 

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 EVENING EVENT 

Can't make our day events? Then join us in the evening and watch some spectacular shows you only get to see once in a lifetime ! 

8:30pm,9:00pm and 9:30pm 

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Our evening programme
brought to you by:



The Dream Engine 

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Help the planet. 

Get the train! 

St Leonards Festival 2021 is produced by 18 Hours Events. 

Our events have been certified Good to Go (Covid secure) by Visit Britain.

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Thanks to the Culture Recovery Fund from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and Arts Council England,

St Leonards Festival can continue to be #HereForCulture