Festival Information

Age Recommendations
To ensure everyone has the best possible experience please follow the suggested age suitability guidelines. Also it is usual for everyone to need a ticket or have a place reserved but if you are unsure please check with the venues when booking. Unaccompanied Children All shows, events and workshops are designed for children under 13 to be accompanied by an adult, unless otherwise stated.

Booking Tickets
Links to book online are featured on each listing in the festival programme. By Phone / In Person: contact numbers and venue addresses can be found on the venues page. FREE events: please check if you need to reserve a place with the venue.

Relaxed Performance
Relaxed performances are specifically designed to welcome families who will benefit from a more relaxed performance environment, including people with an autism spectrum condition, sensory and communication disorders, or a learning disability.

We want everyone to enjoy their experience of the festival so if you, or anyone in your party, have any special requirements please let the venue know when booking or contact The Spark call 0116 261 6893 or Email info@thesparkarts.co.uk for more information.

There will be a Spark photographer at most events. Please let a member of staff know if you or your family do not wish to be photographed.