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Fierce! Festival heralds new artistic era with appointment of directors Following an extensive search which attracted international interest, Fierce! Festival are delighted to announce the appointment of its new artistic leaders. Heralding the transition into the next phase of Fierce!’s life, the Board today announced the appointment of Laura McDermott and Harun Morrison as the … Continue reading

Shift Happens by Mark Ball

Mark Ball, our founder and part-time Creative Director, has been published in an Austrailian publication – Artsline. The article talks about his pioneering and innovative work with social media, here with Fierce! (MyFierceFestival), the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) and now LIFT (London International Festival of Theatre). “In January I was privileged to be invited to … Continue reading

Fierce! Festival seeks a new leader

“Fierce! can claim to be the Hay-on-Wye of performance art, the Glastonbury of experimental theatre” Daily Telegraph “If this is Birmingham, I can’t wait to move back” Audience Member As it enters its second decade of operation, Fierce! Festival enters a new era. Following the departure to LIFT of its founder and artistic director, Mark … Continue reading