22 May-
6 June 2015

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    • Music
      22 May 2015
      The massed voices of our biggest-ever Festival Chorus will come together to create Market Songs, a large-scale music-theatre commission that will take over the city’s Market Place and its surrounding streets
    • Literature & Debate
      23 May - 23 May 2015
      Sema Kaygusuz, award-winning Turkish author and screenwriter, joins us in conversation with her translator Maureen Freely, to read from her recent collection of short stories and to discuss her work.
    • Literature & Debate
      23 May - 23 May 2015
      James Runcie, award-winning writer and son of the former Archbishop of Canterbury, introduces his novel Sidney Chambers and the Forgiveness of Sins which became Grantchester, a primetime drama for ITV last year.
    • Music
      23 May - 23 May 2015
      Mor Karbasi burst onto the global world music scene in 2008, and has continued since to capture audiences internationally with her gorgeous, exceptional voice.
    • Film
      23 May - 23 May 2015
      Spend an evening with the acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Moshen Makhmalbaf, as he discusses one of his most personal films along with the UK premiere of a new documentary about his extraordinary film-making family.
    • Street theatre
      24 May - 25 May 2015
      We fill every corner of the city centre with free street theatre, dance, circus and music, plus food and family fun in two packed days of entertainment for everyone
    • Literature & Debate
      24 May - 24 May 2015
      T E Lawrence was one of the most charismatic characters of the First World War and wrote an epic, personal account of the Arabs’ revolt against the Turks in Seven Pillars of Wisdom. Drawing on surviving letters, diaries, museum records and Foreign Office documents, acclaimed historian Anthony Sattin tells this story.