Wednesday 15th May - Saturday 18th May


In addition to our fabulous festival, we are also hosting four tantalising workshops over the four days.

Workshops include topics such as: Empowering Women and Body confidence, The glamorous yet shocking points of Social media, Story Telling using the imagination and hopping on a time machine back in time to the Middle Ages. The land of Fibs has it all.


Wednesday 15th May


TIME:  3:00pm-4:00pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 14+

Ellie Kavanagh  will be discussing theories from history, looking mainly at the middle ages.Through history nothing is ever set in stone with the victor always retelling his version of the truth.



Thursday 16th May

The art of story telling

Time: 12.00-2.00pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 14+

Norman Bailey will be hosting a workshop on how to develop your performance story telling skills. You will learn voice techniques, performance techniques and be prepared for ‘CLOSE UP MAGIC’.




TIME: 3:00-4:00pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 16+

Harriet Catchpole will be hosting a workshop for Women to achieve body confidence. Harriet will encourage spoken word writing, and trust exercises within the group , to create a safe space. Who runs the world? Girls!



Friday 17th  May


TIME: 2pm - 3:30pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 14+

Laura Graham-Clarke and James Holroyd shall be hosting an open, lively discussion with activities on the high and low moments of social media. Get ready to like, comment and post. Everything may not look as beautiful as their profile picture.



Saturday 18th May

TIME: 12:00pm- 2:00pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 14+


Leoni Barker will be hosting a live reading of Children’s stories, with Actors performing to the children. This is a child and adult event so let’s all go on a journey together, as well let the words on the page come to life.  


Q&A with Film Directors, writers and Actors

TIME: 3:00-4:00pm, FREE EVENT, Ages 14+

Come to ask burning questions to our creative Directors, writers and Actors who have created a wide range of films that have been shown during the festival. Learn more about the creation and rehearse process (BLOOPERS ONLY) and find out what inspired them.


Click here for the Land of Ribs festival main page


Read Jacek Ludwig Scarso's interview here on To Do List for a sneak preview of what's to come