Evolution Festival 2018: A Celebration of Us

Applications for acts to take part in Evolution Festival 2018 are now closed.

(successful applicants are currently being contacted) 

Tickets for Evolution Festival 2018 go on sale at 11am Thursday 21 February at barbicantheatre.co.uk/performances, by calling 01752 267131 or in person at Barbican Theatre, Castle Street, Plymouth PL1 2NJ (Mon – Fri 11am – 6pm)


Evolution Festival – A riot of glamorous rough, edgy, disturbing and outrageous statements in theatre, dance, music & film at Barbican Theatre from 15-17 March 2018. 

We’re looking for young people across Plymouth to present pieces of work at the festival. This can be dance, theatre, film or music.  It can be a final piece or a work in progress: 

“Wherever you are at – this is your stage” 

Please complete this registration form to register your interest in being a part of Evolution Festival 2018

  • Application deadline: 5pm Wednesday 7 February 2018 (EXTENDED!) 
  • Successful applicants will be informed of their place by: 5pm Friday 9 February.

Evolution Festival is curated & delivered by students at Barbican Theatre and City College Plymouth, and will take place 15th – 17th March 2018 at Barbican Theatre.



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Art Form*
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Please give us some details of your piece of work, including name, length, preferred date and a short description (max 200 words)*


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