The 37th edition of Hat Fair will be held this weekend in Winchester, from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd July 2011. Britain’s longest running outdoor arts festival is an innovative event, presenting new shows, co-commissions and a wide range of smaller scale companies.
This year, as part of Hat Fair’s involvment in ZEPA, the programme includes Barricade, the ZEPA commissioned show from NoFit State Circus. French companies Les Apostrophés and Beau Geste will also take part, and Charli Encor will present Ballet de chaises, as part of the exchange developed with StopGap, a British company working with disabled artists around dance, who were programmed on La Fête dans la Ville in Amiens in June.
Find out more about the full programme here.