Folkestone Quarterhouse is an arts centre supported by the Creative Foundation.
The venue regularly hosts events from the programmes of the Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone Artworks and Folkestone Book Festival and is a keystone of the town's Creative Quarter.
Other major events during the year in which the venue is involved include Outlands (festival of outdoor art), WOW (Women of the World), Normal? Festival of the Brain, and SALT (festival of sea and the environment).
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Events at this venue
There are 6 events at this location
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Ibibio Sound Machine
West-African funk and disco from the eight-piece collective, led by vocalist Eno Williams.
Sat 21 Oct
£15.40 / 01303 760750
Formerly a member of the Britpop group Kill Laura, Weaver moved on to folktronica collective Misty Dixon before breaking out on her own around 2004. Now with a string of critically-acclaimed albums under her belt she performs alternative-folk in support of her latest offering, Modern Kosmology, which is sure to be another…
Wed 25 Oct
£13.75 / 01303 760750
Mark Thomas: A Show That Gambles on the Future
Mark Thomas sets out to discover what the future has in store for us by collecting and examining his own predictions and those of his audiences before gambling on their outcome.
Fri 13 Oct
Phone for prices / 01303 760750
- 19:30 – 20:45
OperaUpClose: La Boheme
The ensemble presents its Olivier Award-winning production of Puccini's much-loved tragedy, a new English version by Robin Norton-Hale. When aspiring novelist Rodolfo falls for immigrant cleaner Mimi, he discovers a harsh reality as their youthful passion brings joy and pain.
Sat 1 Jul
£14 (£12) / 01303 760750
Paul Foot: Tis a Pity She's a Piglet
Surreal and chaotic humour from the 2013 Sydney Comedy Award-winning stand-up.
Thu 2 Nov
£14 / 01303 760750
Pop-Up Youth Radio Station
Over this week learn how to produce your own radio show which will go live on Facebook to the world.
Mon 31 Jul
£60 / 01303 760750
Fri 4 Aug
£60 / 01303 760750