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Chatsworth Arts Festival

Chatsworth Arts Festival is a dynamic weekend of culture, thought and performance from artists, makers and designers.

The Chatsworth Arts Festival celebrates its fifth gathering in 2019 with a new look and over forty talks, performances, workshops and tours taking place across the estate.

Friday 20th September

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Gidëon – DJ set 12-1pm
Mary-Ann Dunkley 12.30-1.30pm
Chi-chi Nwanoku 12.30-1.30pm
Chineke! pop-up performances 1.45-2.15pm
Ben Long 2.30-3.30pm
Block9 2.30-3.30pm
Hattie Stewart 3-4pm
The Dog exhibition tour 4-5pm
Robert McNab with Lord Burlington 4.30-5.30pm
Chinkeke! performance* 6-7.30pm
Post performance dinner ** 7.45pm

*The Chineke! evening performance is a special event and ticketed separately from the festival day passes. Tickets can be purchased for £15 alongside a festival day ticket or separately for £25. Tickets include a pre-concert glass of wine in the Sculpture Gallery.

**The post performance dinner is ticketed separately from festival passes and must be booked as a separate transaction.

Saturday 21st September

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Rodadoras performance 11.15-11.40am
Aardman Animations workshop 11.30am-12.20pm
Antony Micallef 12-1pm
Tom Dixon 12-1pm
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye 12-1pm
Nimmo performance 1.15-1.45pm
Rodadoras performance 1.50-2.15pm
Aardman Animations workshop 2.30-3.20pm
Michael Landy 2.30-3.30pm
Josie Rourke & James Graham 2.30-3.30pm
Margo Selby 2.30-3.30pm
Rodadoras performance 3.35-4pm
Margo Selby workshop* 4-5.30pm
John Currin 4.15-5.15pm
Rachel Feinstein 4.15-5.15pm
Aardman Animations workshop 4.15-5.05pm
Nimmo performance 5.15-6pm

*The textile colour studies workshop is a special event and ticketed separately from the festival day passes. Tickets can be purchased for £20 alongside a festival day ticket or separately for £40.

Sunday 22nd September

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Cutting garden tour with Becky Crowley 11.15-11.45am
Some Greater Class performance 11.15-11.45am
Sarah Raven 12-1pm
Sara Flynn 12-1pm
Some Greater Class performance 1.15-1.45pm
Cutting garden tour with Becky Crowley 1.20-1.50pm
Mark Wallinger & Beth Bate 2-3pm
Holly Blakey 2-3pm
Some Greater Class performance 3.10-3.40pm
Jarvis Cocker 3.45-4.45pm
Adam Nicolson & Tom Hammick 3.45-4.45pm
Jarvis Cocker DJ set 5-6pm

Price

Day passes include admission to talks, selected workshops, tours, performances and discounted tickets for special events.

Passes also include admission to the house and garden and 10% off on catering and retail throughout the weekend, Friday to Sunday.

Friday 20 September Saturday 21 or  Sunday 22 September
Adult £30 £40
Child 4-16 inclusive £12 £15
dog Chatsworth House exhibition
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The Dog: A Celebration at Chatsworth

This exhibition, conceived by the Duchess of Devonshire, will explore the Cavendish family’s enduring love for dogs, through paintings, drawings, sculpture, letters, photographs and contemporary art.

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Venue:

  • Chatsworth House, Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1PP

Date:

  • - 9:45am - 6:30pm

Prices:

  • £30 - Adult day pass - Friday
  • £40 - Adult day pass - Saturday or Sunday
  • £12 - Child day pass- Friday
  • £15 - Child day pass - Saturday or Sunday
  • £15 - Chineke! evening performance - with day pass
  • £25 - Chineke! evening performance - bought separately
  • £20 - Textile colour studies workshop - with day pass
  • £40 - Textile colour studies workshop - bought separately

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