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The Eastbourne Music & Arts Festival is a competitive festival held annually in Eastbourne, and was originally founded in 1961. The aims of the festival are to help to promote and encourage the study and practice of the Arts of Music, Dance, Speech and Drama in all their branches. On this site you will find up to date information about the festival, its organisation, and details of each year's festival activities as they are released.

The 2019 Festival - our 59th - took place in February at the Causeway School in Eastbourne.

This competitive festival is affiliated to The British & International Federation of Festivals for Music, Dance and Speech, of which HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN is Patron. Registered Charity Number 278903.

We are now known as Eastbourne Performing Arts Festival.

KEY PERSONNEL

PRESIDENT

THE WORSHIPFUL, THE MAYOR OF EASTBOURNE

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

ChairmanBeverley Potter
Vice-ChairmanAngela Hughes
Administration SecretaryPam Freeman
Minutes SecretaryDiane Lindop
TreasurerBrian Fillery
Vice Treasurer
Maria Bayne
Music Entry SecretaryDebbie Morris
Speech Entry SecretaryEloise Morris
Dance Entry SecretaryKath Clarke
Trophy SecretariesKirsty Long - Dance
Jane Ferguson - Music & Speech
Carolyn Auger - Music & Speech
Chief StewardNicola Mizen
Friends Co-ordinatorAngela Hughes
Safeguarding LeadSophie Gurney
Publicity & Social MediaLee Cronk
Data Officer
Kath Clarke

ADVISORY PANEL

Christine Stanley, Ann Ford, Zoe Pennington, Rebecca Robinson, Susan Wood, Aaron Tonks, Alexander Potter

TRUSTEES

Spencer Freeman MBE, F G Albon

OUR SPONSORS

The Festival Office: 70 Kings Avenue, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 2PD.

Registered Charity No. 278903

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