INK Festival 2025 will be 24th – 28th April – Save The Date!

Ink Events & Workshops

INK Events, either happening around the year or during festivals.

Adult Workshops @INK Festival

11 Apr 2414 Apr 24

Workshops at the INK Festival 2024 Halesworth Library Gallery Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth, IP19 8AD Alice d’Lumiere  – Speaking Out! – A Personal Introduction to Performance Poetry FRIDAY 12 APRIL: 10:00AM – 11:00AM AT THE HALESWORTH LIBRARY …

The Big Band MusINKal Finale

14 Apr 24
The Cut

Sunday 14th April THE BIG BAND MUSINKAL FINALE 7pm £20 If you’ve ever watched a film, enjoyed a TV show or heard a radio broadcast, seen a West End show or listened to almost any …

Gaffa Tape with Mark Thomas

13 Apr 24
The Cut

Saturday 13th April ‘GAFFA TAPE’ with MARK THOMAS  8pm £20  One of the few stand-ups still to carry the political standard of alternative comedy, “I rant, tell jokes, sing some songs and urge the audience to join …

Suffolk Shorts and Orchestra of Samples by Addictive TV

12 Apr 24
The Cut

Friday 12th April  SUFFOLK SHORTS AND ORCHESTRA OF SAMPLES by ADDICTIVE TV  7pm  £20  A treat of a double bill from two Suffolk greats. Six of the best new short films with splendidly varied tales selected by Suffolk Shorts from their …

The Comedy Store Players

11 Apr 2414 Apr 24
The Cut

Thursday 111h April  THE COMEDY STORE PLAYERS 7pm £20  The Cut, Halesworth – SOLD OUT The Comedy Store Players, the resident improv troupe from the most famous comedy club in the world, have been delighting audiences for over …

Songs From The Stage

10 Feb 24

We are delighted to invite you to a spectacular evening of music with performances from Robert Gildon, Madeleine Holmes and Evie Capon. Saturday 10th February at 7.00pm Henham Barns, Henham Park, Suffolk, NR34 8AQ There will be a …

INK Festival 11-14 April – Tickets

11 Apr 2414 Apr 24

The   8th annual INK Festival takes place on April 11-14 in Halesworth, Suffolk. The festival will expand further across the town, creating more original performance spaces, and showcasing 70 new short plays for both stage and radio. …


15 Apr 23
Halesworth Library

SCRIPT WRITING WORKSHOP  10.00am – 12.00 Halesworth Library “If it won’t fit, don’t force it” 10 ways to write excellent plays ‘Writer & encourager of writers’ Greg Mosse will lead this inspiring two-hour creative workshop, devising new …

Summary of INK Festival 13-16th April 2023

13 Apr 2317 Apr 23
Halesworth, Suffolk

    The INK Festival 2023 took place 13-16th April (+ April 17th which was an exclusive free day for students) in Halesworth, Suffolk. We expanded into the town to create many original performance spaces where we performed more …

ONLINE AUCTION – Money can buy you love –

05 Feb 2313 Feb 23
Online at the Sale Room

INK Festival events: A fundraising online auction of special treats in support of INK, the UK’s leading producer of short new plays. This is a charity fundraising event to support INK. 16 exciting and unique …

Latest INK News

Script submissions for 2025 is open.

Submission of content is free, and we welcome scripts from writers of all ages, all levels of experience, regardless of background, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, race, religion, or sexual orientation.    For more details :   …

Ross Tomlinson wins Bill Cashmore Award

Ross Tomlinson  a first time writer, who wrote  Lolita Boy for INK 2024  directed by David Frias-Robles won the Bill Cashmore Award for a young writer showing exceptional promise.  Kindly supported by Sasha Bates, Bill’s …

Thank you from INK Festival Team

A huge thank you to all who came and supported this years festival. It was a great success with a record number of new short plays (selected from more than 1000 submissions), performed in an …

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