Latest Workshop list 2017!

Here's the very latest workshop timetables for you to help you plan your time! Do keep your eyes on the boards once you're on site though for all the latest updates and venue changes: Workshop and Slackline list as at 15th August 2017  

Food and Drink update for PLaY 2017

With around 170 workshops this year we know our festival go-ers will be working up a bit of an appetite! Our onsite bar will be run by Hobsons Brewery who couldn't be much more local to the site. They'll have a range of beers, wine and cider including our special PLaY…

Provisional Workshop Timetables for PLaY Festival

We said we'd got more circus at PLaY this year and so far we've in the region of 150 workshops lined up!  Here's the provisional Workshop and Slackline list and they're also below for you to check out. It doesn't include the workshops in our the western skills area or the dedicated beginners…

Art at PLaY 2017

It’s not all Circus at PLaY this year, this year we have ART! We know you are beautiful, creative people so we are bringing a different outlet for your artistic urges. Why not join us for a pop up life drawing class? Or the ‘Art Squad Anarchy’ gang for their…

IMPORTANT – Public Transport for PLaY 2017

Our new venue at Hopton Court is between two train stations, on two different lines: Kidderminster and Ludlow. Ludlow is closest but depending on where in the country you’re travelling from Kidderminster may be easier to get to. From both stations you want the 2L bus (from Kidderminster it’ll be…

Music at PLaY 2017

As well as all the shows, workshops and general fun we make sure we've time for music at PLaY festival, and this year we've got some real treats lined up, including PLaY favourites Jim Bazley with his acoustic fingerstyle guitar and DJs at Spinning@ including Ectomorph. We've a new actt his year:…

The PLaY 2016 video

Were you at PLaY 2016? Are you new to PLaY and want to find out what it's all about? Check out the video by Skins Elliott and RedBug here and see why we love to PLaY

So much slacklining!

PLaY festival 2017 is going to have our biggest and best slackline area ever - with longlines, rodeolines, tricklines, highlines and more - but who is involved? The slackline area is in the capable hands of PLaY's own Jacob Hi-Ho along with Jediah Doohan - one of the most bad ass slackliners in…

What’s been announced so far…?

The announcements on our facebook page have been coming thick and fast the last few weeks, and there's plenty more still to go! Amongst our performers this year will be Johny Douglas, Men in Slacks, Guillermo Leon, Erin Cunningham, Keith and Antonia and many others. We'll also have workshops - from…

Hopton Court – our new venue for PLaY 2017

We can't wait to welcome you to our new venue at Hopton Court in south Shropshire this year. We've plenty of spaces from a walled garden, fields, lakes and small woods. It's even got a courtyard and orangery! More space means more fun: our biggest ever slackline area, more workshop…