|Country and Region||United Kingdom — England|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Drama, Music|
|Location of Festival||Beckenham and Sydenham, Kent, England UK|
|Festival Contact Information|
The Beckenham Festival is one of the largest competitive performing arts festivals in the south-east of England. It is held during weekends in November each year and offers classes in Music, Dancing and Speech and Drama, with specialist adjudicators in all sections. There are around 500 classes to choose from, and as well as certificates and medals. More than 200 cups and trophies are to be won, and many cash prizes and bursaries are awarded to successful competitors. Two “Musician of the Year” competitions are held on the final Sunday.
|Festival Dates||September 12 - October 1, 2011|