Welcome to TakeOff
TakeOff Festival, England’s leading festival of theatre for children and young people, returns 21-26 October 2019 across County Durham.
Tickets are on sale now!
Click here to view and book general public and family tickets for the great shows we have at TakeOff Festival 2019.
Take a look through our brochure below
If you are a sector professional click here for delegate packages. Please do not book tickets for individual shows on sale to the public as the ratios of adults to children are planned to give everyone the best experience.
Join us throughout the week for brilliant theatre from around the world, especially created for children, young people and their families. Become part of a simple game of Hide and Seek or come on a thousand year journey from fact to fiction and back again in Is this a Dagger? The story of Macbeth.
We bring the week to a close with our Family Day on Saturday 26 October in Durham city centre – more details will be announced soon.
Festival Family Day
The TakeOff Festival Family Day takes place on Saturday 26 October in Durham City Centre.
Expect world-class theatre for children, street theatre, arts and crafts and more.
Book delegate packages
Delegate tickets are on sale NOW
Join us for a packed programme of world-class theatre, sector-specific events & networking opportunities.
23-25 October, Durham
If you are a sector professional, click here for delegate packages. Please do not book tickets for individual shows on sale to the public as the ratios of adults are planned to give everyone the best experience.
Learn how you can inspire young imaginations, widen aspiration, and help your class gain an appreciation of the arts this year with TakeOff Festival 2019.