Welcome to the Faversham Hop Festival Fringe!

September 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2017

Welcome

Hello and welcome to the second Faversham Hop Festival Fringe, celebrating theatre, comedy and performance arts in the mediaevel gem of Kent (Faversham, obviously). Applications for performers are now open.

If you fancy helping in out in any capacity please let us know! We’re doing this purely for the fun of it, so any and all help gratefully received. Contact us on hello@hopfestfringe.co.uk.

Ribs & Jude

Programme

  • In The Mood

    In the Mood promo image

    Jeanie’s little café is struggling to survive and a pending family problem could easily prove...

    September 1 @ 7:30 am - 8:10 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Homeless Comforts

    Homeless Comforts

    Homeless Comforts comes to Faversham after its hugely successful debut at the Etcetera Theatre, as p...

    September 1 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Baby + Family Dance Workshop

    Performers of Baby dance show

    Ovulation, Zygote, Knocked-up, Hormones, Peeing, Midwife, Swollen, Gaviscon, Nesting, Agony, Inducti...

    September 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Pivo & Beer Comedy Show

    The Pivo & Beer Comedy Show is a two-man stand-up comedy show. Said men both like beer, they mak...

    September 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • A Soaring Tale: Cocoa LeRoux & JP Lovecraft

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    A quirky, comedy, cabaret-style creation. The show begins with JP Lovecraft’s comedic ‘T...

    September 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • Take A Trance On Me

    Ben Dali Watch focus

    After amazing audiences for years with groundbreaking show Strictly Come Trancing, the UK’s to...

    September 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • The Value of a Reasoned Argument

    The Value of a Reasoned Argument poster

    Ayn Rand, Russian novelist and Objectivist philosopher, is being put to trial for hypocrisy. Did Ran...

    September 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • From Today, Everything Changes

    From Today Everything Changes promo image

    Before Chris’ wife died, after over thirty years of marriage, she made him promise to be himself. ...

    September 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Hope & Hill

    Hope & Hill

    Dancing… singing… old favourite comedy sketches and brand new, never-before-seen origina...

    September 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • What Would… And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead Do?

    Jim Campbell

    Award-nominated comic Jim Campbell has been busy with a chart-topping podcast and acclaimed book. No...

    September 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • Salty Tales

    Storyteller Diana Redgrave returns to the Hop Festival Fringe with a brand-new interactive show for ...

    September 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:40 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • Twat Out Of Hell

    Twat Out Of Hell

    Comedian Gary G Knightley (as seen on Channel 4, BBC3 and the West End) brings you his debut solo sh...

    September 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • LOSER!

    Greek chorus

    What if you turn up to the interview and realise that the zero-hours job at the call centre is part ...

    September 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:10 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Caspar Thomas: More Magic & Mentalism

    Handkerchief: pressed. Cards: picked up. Props: bought (at Tiger). Following his successful runs at ...

    September 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • Awkward Reunions: Intelligent Love & Friendzoned

    Awkward Reunions

    Two exceptional one-act plays, hand-picked as two of the best presented as part of Mad Apple Collect...

    September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Richard Pulsford: Phrases Ready

    Richard Pulsford

    Master of wordplay Richard Pulsford has his choice Phrases Ready, with wordplay, jokes and puns aple...

    September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • Harun Musho’d: Harun With a View

    Harun Musho'd

    Harun Musho’d’s stand-up comedy explores his own identity, weaving politics and history ...

    September 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Love Songs

    Alissa Cooper Love Songs poster

    Before her London debut at Camden People’s Theatre this November Alissa AJY once again brings ...

    September 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm at
  • Missing Hypnos: My Insomnia Story

    Missing Hypnos

    Missing Hypnos is a one-man show, written about how Ollie has – and deals with having – ...

    September 2 @ 9:00 pm - 9:50 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • DECEPTION

    Following the huge success of his debut one-man comedy magic show in 2016, York magician and mindrea...

    September 2 @ 9:00 pm - 9:50 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Matt Hoss & Ryan Dalton: Two Gentlemen Of Verona (not the play)

    Matt Hoss & Ryan Dalton

    Two comedians, One hour, more laughs than we’re able to count. Two hot and upcoming comedy sta...

    September 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • From Dover via Canterbury

    Charles Dickens, the Duke of Wellington, Shakespeare, David Bowie, Paganini, Louis Bleriot, they all...

    September 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Jasper Cromwell Jones’ Alternative Book Festival

    Jasper Cromwell Jones

    Famous adventurer and posh idiot Jasper Cromwell Jones (played by award winning comedian Joe Bor) pr...

    September 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Wall of Sound

    SoundLines Logo for HFF web advertising

    SoundLines are not only one of East Kent’s most vibrant poetry groups, but also widely publish...

    September 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • Strictly Come Trancing

    Strictly Come Trancing returns for a one-off special performance after touring the UK for 5 years, i...

    September 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • Sense of Hooma

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    Martin Westgate, fresh from the Edinburgh Fringe, would like to introduce you to a few of his favour...

    September 3 @ 3:00 pm - 3:40 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Tea With Oscar Wilde

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    To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act GOOD STUFF THEATRE presents readings fr...

    September 3 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm at Fleur de Lis Hall
  • SLOB

    SLOB

    Following successful performances in Paris and the UK… This new boozy and woozy theatre show has b...

    September 3 @ 4:30 pm - 5:20 pm at The Arden Theatre
  • Making It Up!

    Improv Gym logo

    Improv Gym at Folkestone Quarterhouse present: Making it Up! An hilarious and completely improvised ...

    September 3 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm at The Old Brewery Store
  • Hurricane Katie

    Katie-Pritchard-Hurricane-Katie

    Like the most memorable of UK gales, Katie Pritchard is blowing over the patio furniture of comedy, ...

    September 3 @ 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm at The Arden Theatre