Beyond the Border International Storytelling Festival 2014

The international festival on your doorstep, Beyond the Border, is back at St Donat’s! A magnificent three days of stories and music from Wales and across the world, Beyond the Border celebrates its 21st birthday with over a hundred performances involving storytelling, poetry, music, singing, theatre, circus, puppets and films over nine different stages.

2014 sees the return of the renowned CAMRA real ale bar, plus world food, an extensive craft market, workshops, dedicated family area and activities, street theatre, lantern processions and much more.

Themes include Northern Lights: storytellers and musicians from Sweden and Finland, Dylan Thomas at 100, Dau Dafod: Stories in the two languages of Wales, Celtic myth, Travellers’ Tales, Sufi voices and Memories of WW1.

2014 sees the introduction of a new discount for people living in the CF61 area. You can also join the stewarding team and come for free!

Festival Pass Day/Evening Ticket
Adult £110 Adult £25
Concessions £100 CF61 discount/ concession £22.50
Child (5-16) £55 Child (5-16) £12.50
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £265 Family (2 adults, 2 children) £65
Children under 5 Free Children under 5 Free

Nicole & Martin – Circus Theatre from Switzerland
Friday 4 July, 7.30pm
Tickets £5
Suggested age: 7+

A limited number of tickets will be available for the unmissable opening performance of Beyond the Border Storytelling Festival 2014. Get the festival feeling and experience this incredible family show at a special one-off price.

Nicole & Martin bring the world of theatre and fairy-tale to life with a colourful and breath-taking mix of words, music, song, dance, juggling and acrobatics.

“Amazing simplicity and extreme acrobatic skill. Children and adults in the dome-shaped marquee look on with sheer amazement.” (Heilbronner Stimme, Germany)

For a full artistic line-up and details of how to book tickets or volunteer, visit

Fri 4 Jul - Sun 6 Jul @ 12:00 am
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