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Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe

28th April – 7th May 2018


BEAF is returning in April 2018 with Bournemouth’s largest independent art festival

Check out all the exciting events happening around Bournemouth with our comprehensive online Events Guide or pick up a programme at your local outlet (details to follow shortly).

This year we’re supporting local, home-grown talent through our BEAF commissions and Bournemouth’s finest creative minds have come together to make this cornucopia of colourful events, exhibitions, workshops & performances.


The Vodka Hunters

The Vodka Hunters is an intense, groundbreaking site-specific performance about motherhood and fatherhood.Each of the performers will have their own space and the audience will move through the rooms and discover different voices and stories.

Annie Freud

The award winning poet, renowned for her live performances settles in for an intimate night at the beloved Crooked Book in Boscombe 

The Vodka Hunters

The Bournemouth native usually known for his large-scale canvases squeezes his work in to Boscombe’s bijou police Tardis. 



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Find your programme today

Pick up your programme today from one of the many outlets including Bournemouth Libraries, Chaplin’s Bar, Velo Domestique, The Factory Studio’s and many more across the town.

You can also view the full programme online here on the website, through the viewer to the left or  Download the BEAF Official 2018 programme by clicking this link


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