Competitve Festival of Music and Dancing Held on weekends in October and November
Beckenham Festival is one of the largest amateur competitive performing arts festivals in the south-east of England. There are around 400 classes in Music and Dancing, with specialist adjudicators in all sections. As well as certificates and medals there are over 200 cups and trophies to be won. A “Musician of the Year” competition is held on the final Sunday, and the Festival acts as a qualifying heat for the All-England Dance Competition.
Beckenham Festival is affiliated to The British and International Federation of Festivals of which Her Majesty the Queen is Patron.
The 2016 Festival will be held at Marian Vian Primary School, Beckenham; Langley Park School for Boys, Beckenham; and St. George’s Church, Beckenham.
For more information please visit the Festival website.
This website now shows details of the Dancing classes for 2016. The Music syllabus will be updated in May, and hard copies will be available free in June from music shops and from the Festival organisers.