Idler Festival Day Tickets Now on Sale

12 Jun

We are happy to announce that day tickets for the Idler Festival 2019 are now on sale, starting at only £35. If you were hoping to see one special speaker then this might be your chance to catch them.

Here are some of our favourite headliners from each day:

Punk poet Dr John Cooper Clarke

Sam Lee Mercury-prize nominated folk musician

Sex Sells Salon with Rowan Pelling of the Amorist

Hip hopping all female dance group Boss Morris

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Louis Theroux in conversation with Tom Hodgkinson

Groove out with Penguin Café’s Arthur Jeffes

Why We Have Got Shakespeare Wrong with Dr Emma Smith

The Pleasure Revolution with Stephanie Theobald

Feminist history with Zing Tsjeng and Decca Aitkenhead

Sarah Nixey and John Moore of Black Box Recorder perform their favourite love songs

‘Why Laziness is Good for You’ with Josh Cohen

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Sally Phillips from Smack the Pony performs new monologues

Memoir, anecdote and classic hits from Squeeze lyricist Chris Difford

Garden guru Alys Fowler gives tips in Fenton’s 300 year old orchard

Youth of Killing Joke gets you drawing while he spins his favourite tunes on the Idler Dansette

Kamin Mohammadi teaches us how to live the Bella Figura

Learn to be a lazy public speaker with Viv Groskop

Buddhist monk Gelong Thubten helps us find our Zen

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Don’t fear, we are still selling our Full Weekend tickets, which get you unlimited access across the whole of the festival to all of our headliners and everything else we have to offer.

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