Some great live footage..

This just in….some great footage of all the bands who played on June 4th across the pubs of Camberley. Featuring The Electric Woods, The Vinyl Staircase, Sophie and the Giants, The Luxe and Sun Circus. Thanks to Jonny Byczok for the filming and to Kirsty Rourke for the editing.

Thank you!

The first Camberley International Festival finished in style on Saturday June 11th at the beautiful London Road Recreation Ground with a family picnic, celebrating the Queen’s 90th Birthday. Here’s a little film capturing some of the music and fun on the day. So that’s it! A huge thanks to everyone who performed, attended and worked on…

So nearly there now….

Thanks very much to Skylephant and Kodiak Island for their fantastic performances at The Bear last night. Thanks to all those who braved a very hot, sticky night to watch! Here’s a clip of Kodiak Island in action….   Last night also saw a healthy turn out at the drama over at Camberley Theatre – thanks…

Kodiak Island single launch party and drama

The first ever Camberley International Festival nudges closer to its completion – folk-rock legends, Fairport Convention played a gorgeous set last night at the theatre. Tonight sees local psychedelic-folk band, Kodiak Island launch their new single ‘Spanish Steps’ at The Bear in Camberley. Just to show the level of attention that has gone into setting…

Tonight at Camberley Theatre – Fairport Convention

Hailed as the originators of British folk-rock music, Fairport Convention has been one of Britain’s best-loved bands for nearly fifty years. Launched in 1967’s ‘summer of love’, former members include Richard Thompson, the late Sandy Denny and Dave Swarbrick  who very sadly passed away last week. With a vast musical repertoire to draw on, Fairport…

The Vienna Festival Ballet

Anyone lucky enough to be in the audience of the sold out performance of ‘Swan Lake’ at Camberley Theatre on Saturday was treated to a beautiful, sumptuous display of virtuoso dancing. See the clip below for a few highlights. Gill Mallek from the Vienna Festival Ballet said, ‘The company had a great time at the…

Saturday? What a day.

So much happened on Saturday – where to start? At the beginning seems logical, so here goes. We were treated to two very special acoustic sets from Sophie (minus her Giants) and Sun Circus at lunch time in the café / bar at Camberley Theatre.   Then the fantastic spoken word / poetry skills of Steve Larkin…

What a weekend ahead!

The playback of the rare jazz recording made by the New Jazz Orchestra in Camberley in 1966 went very well last night in the theatre bar. A knowledgeable crowd asked questions of our host, Adam Sieff from Gearbox Records and then listened intently as the crackly recording was played back. Here’s a picture of the one and only vinyl copy of this…

Live Lau footage and news of tonight!

Thanks so much to all who came to the theatre last night – Lau were magnificent. What a tremendous way to open the festival. Here’s a little clip….   The Rooftop Cinema, organised by Collectively Camberley, also kicked off to a wonderful start with a sold out performance of ‘Dirty Dancing’. June 1st 2016 – was a…

And we’re off!

Today sees the start of the first ever Camberley International Festival with the magnificent Lau performing at Camberley Theatre and a sold out showing of ‘Dirty Dancing‘ on the roof of the multi-storey car park, (organised by our friends at Collectively Camberley). In case you haven’t seen what else is in store over the next…