Barclaycard presents Latitude festival Sunday day tickets have now completely sold out! Limited weekend tickets, and Friday and Saturday day tickets are still available. Festival fans are urged to buy them as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Tickets are on sale here.
The multi-award-winning Latitude returns to the stunning grounds of Henham Park, Suffolk, on 20-23 July 2023. With Pulp, Paolo Nutini, George Ezra, Young Fathers, Yard Act and Siouxsie plus comedians Ed Gamble, Romesh Ranganathan, Sara Pascoe and Bridget Christie topping an eclectic of music and arts, plus foodie feasts and family fun, this is the definitive destination for discovery.
Those wishing to watch Sunday’s stand-out performances including Siouxsie’s only festival show, James’ 40th anniversary special performance complete with a full orchestra and a gospel choir; and Romesh Ranganathan’s riotous Hip Hop Saved My Life closing party can still do so if they purchase weekend tickets.
Renowned for booking an exceptional array of musical talent, Latitude takes 2023 to a whole new level. The stages will be buzzing to the eclectic sounds of The Kooks, Far From Saints, Mimi Webb, Confidence Man, Paul Heaton, The Proclaimers, Georgia, The Big Moon, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, N’famady Kouyaté, Lightning Seeds, Tinariwen, Teddy Swims, Picture This, The Mysterines, Men I Trust, Black Midi, Dry Cleaning, Don Letts, Kiefer Sutherland, The Beths, The Last Dinner Party, Oscar Lang, Caity Baser, Ber, Fizz, Warmduscher, Bob Vylan, Dolores Forever, Wunderhorse, Nell Mescal and so much more.
Latitude has never been just about the music – it’s a culturally enriching experience and this year’s comedy, theatre and arts roster is set to be the festival’s hugest and most diverse yet. The festival will welcome a host of performers to its ever-expanding comedy arena, with heavyweight headliners joined by Fern Brady, Amy Gledhill, Thanyia Moore, Kerry Godliman, Daniel Foxx, Ed Byrne, Michelle de Swarte, Rosie Holt, Russell Kane, Marcus Brigstocke, Rachel Parris, Helen Bauer, Catherine Bohart, Olga Koch, Shaparak Khorsandi, Suzi Ruffell, David Morgan, Shazia Mirza and more!
Earlier today Latitude announced a huge Theatre and Dance bill including The Super Special Disability Roadshow, a characteristically funny and provocative performance created by Birds of Paradise Theatre, Mark Thomas’ one-man show England and Son (WIP) and Luke Wright’s Silver Jubilee. Winner Overall Best Circus and Physical Theatre at Adelaide Fringe 2023, Party Ghost, FringeWorld 2023 winners Laser Kiwi, Adelaide Fringe Best Emerging Artists YUCK Circus and The World’s Best Fringe Theatre Winner 2022/3 Afghanistan Is Not Funny have also joined the bill.
Latitude’s stunning Waterfront Stage is globally renowned for showcasing the best talent in dance productions and companies. Today Latitude announced the continuation of a powerful partnership with DanceEast who present an eclectic programme of world-class dance in all its forms and The Place, London’s creative powerhouse who push creative boundaries, with an inspirational showcase of outstanding new work. National Youth Dance Company (NYDC) also return to Latitude, guest artistic director Wayne McGregor CBE will create a brand-new work for the company Novacene highlighting the power and creativity of young people from all dance styles and backgrounds.
This year Latitude presents a range of interesting and thought-provoking conversations, films and ideas, along with literature and poetry. Annina van Neel discusses her documentary A Story of Bones, which follows the harrowing discovery of an unmarked mass grave of thousands of enslaved people on the island of St. Helena, and her work to reclaim and preserve their forgotten history.
Across the weekend, Charlie Mackesy discusses his bestselling book and Oscar-winning film The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse; Poet Laureate Simon Armitage gives an insight into his latest release, Never Good With Horse and master of the macabre Garth Marenghi (a creation of comedian Matthew Holness) discusses his Sunday Times Bestseller TerrorTome. Further highlights include Tim’s Listening Party with James Acaster sharing stories and music from the debut Temps album and Ryan Broderick’s Garbage Day Live. Danny Robins‘ hugely successful paranormal BBC podcast, Uncanny, will record a live episode from Latitude, and Rose Matafeo and Alice Snedden take to the Listening Post stage for a live one-off episode of Boners of the Heart.
With a jam-packed weekend of music, comedy, arts and more, festival fans are urged to get their tickets now before it’s too late!