Nelson Arts Festival

Roger Davies

Frequently Asked Questions

“Why am I wearing tights?” roared Michael Hurst's Macbeth in righteous Scottish outrage. The cry echoed past the narrow circle of stage-light and rolled across the packed theatre. Clearly, we were in for some drama.

Sales a pointer to top-notch festival

Nelson's annual arts "marathon" is over for another year, with sell-out shows leaving its organisers overjoyed.

Arts Festival proves to be a standout

OPINION: The curtain has come down on another successful Nelson Arts Festival.

Move on the cards?

Major changes planned for Nelson Arts Festival


To clarify what's what with the Nelson Arts Festival and set the scene for the debate to come, the Nelson Mail asked three of the players to submit their personal views.

Festival lights up our city

LIAM RYAN - Nelson

The Nelson Arts Festival once again delivered a superb programme - eclectic, accessible, and still presenting events which were cutting-edge.

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