• "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

  • "One of the UK’s most picturesque festivals..."  - The Guardian

  • "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

  • "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

  • "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • "Beautifully brilliant... one to remember"  - Manchester Evening News

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

  • "Small, perfectly formed and serving up a wealth of old-fashioned hospitality"  - The Telegraph




Inspired by the club scene of Berlin in the 1920s and 1930s, A time when debauchery excess and wild expression, were a weekly occourance, all walks of life gathered together to indulge in revellery and liberty
Kunst Kabaret is a bespoke, immersive show that pays homage to the 5 pillars of performance: Acting, Drag, Burlesque, Circus and Live music A heady mixture of vintage and contemporary styles, Kunst Kabaret gives you a little of what you need and a whole lot of the unexpected joy of true craftsmanship 

Meticulously curated, Delightfully dark, wonderfully weird, and always shared with passion and authenticity 

All are welcome so come swim with us in the mysterious waters of Kunst Kabaret.

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