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LIFT brings international theatre to London this June

Check out LIFT’s jam-packed programme of international performances taking place in London throughout June. Led by their Artistic Director, Mark Ball, LIFT 2016 is their most ambitious festival yet, and it brings together compelling, playful and provocative work from 14 countries to the Barbican, Sadler's Wells, East End graveyards and historic music halls.

As LIFT is currently part of four Cooperation Projects, various events within their festival programme are funded by Creative Europe and the previous Culture programme:

  • Part of Imagine 2020 2.0: Empathy Museum and Calling Tree 
  • Part of BespectACTive: The Children's Choice Awards 
  • Part of Urban Heat: DEPART 
  • Part of House on Fire (funded through the previous Culture programme): YOUARENOWHEREMINEFIELDLate Night, Without BloodMiss Revolutionary Idol BerserkerOn The Move 

Tickets for these shows book up quickly so be sure to reserve your seats soon

Photo: (clockwise from top left) MINEFIELD, photo credit Manuel Abramovich; Calling TreeMiss Revolutionary Idol Berserker, photo credit Cyclone A; YOUARENOWHERE by Baranova.