Welcome to the website for Blackburn Festival of Speech, Music and Dance.

We are delighted to be running a Festival in 2022. Thank you for all of your enquiries and support - entries for 2022 are now closed. Keep an eye on the website and Facebook for announcements about 2023.

Thank you to all those who contributed in any way to make the return of the Dance Festival such a success. We had a wonderful five days of celebrating dance in its many guises. Thank you most of all to the dancers and their supporters who remembered who we were. Photos from the weekend will be here when they are edited and uploaded.

Next up is

Speech and Music:

14 and 15 May

This year we are delighted to announce the Piano Masterclass on Saturday 14 May with Joanna García - more details on the Music page.


The 2022 Syllabus is available for download here







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