Ashford is developing strong art and culture experience.
- Create Festival an annual free event – which includes national and international acts utilising local talent through concerts, theatre and comedy performances. Attracting 1000s of visitors
- Ashford has a number of art galleries, exhibition spaces and live music venues, including Revelation St Mary’s. This local venue hosts comedy nights, intimate gigs by up-and-coming artists, and is the place to be if you want to discover the next big UK bands!
- The Jasmin Vardimon Company, one of Britain’s flagship dance and theatre companies, chose Ashford as the location for its dance studio. Their space in the Stour Centre is a creative hub and a national centre of excellence. Their regular high-quality workshops initiate local residents and youngsters to the art of dance and choreography and ensure local audiences can take part in their inspiring work.
- AΦE is another innovative dance company in Ashford, blending arts and technology in their projects, and offering immersive experiences to draw the public in their fascinating world.
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