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In-Person Opening Gala: 28 February

Free Virtual Festival: 1 – 3 March

Creative UK’s annual festival is returning in 2023. Over four days we will be bringing together the UK’s finest, most inspiring creators, innovators, leaders and emerging talent to reimagine, redefine and reignite the future of our world-leading Creative Industries.

Speakers include Rt Hon Michelle Donelan, Alex McDowell R.D.I, Dharshini David, Kelly Valentine Kendry CDG CSA, Ada Enechi, Lucy Powell MP, Margaret Heffernan, James Burstall, Sir Ian Livingstone CBE, Phil Rowley and Maliha Abidi.


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In-Person Opening Gala: 28 February

For the first time in Creative Coalition Festival history, we are launching the 2023 festival with an in person opening gala at London’s Southbank Centre on Tuesday 28 February. Join creative leaders and trailblazing talent from across the industry for an extraordinary evening of creative conversation, insight and performance. Hear an exploration into prevalent issues that face the sector from our headline speakers, Lily Cole and Rt Hon Michelle Donelan MP, followed by first-class performances from author and poet, Hollie McNish.

Tickets £145 members*, £195 non-members

*Find out more about membership here.


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