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KINDLING ARTS FESTIVAL 2022

THURSDAY, JULY 28 - SUNDAY, JULY 31

4 DAYS. 5 VENUES. 19 PROJECTS. 160+ ARTISTS.

OZ Arts Nashville | The Darkhorse Theater | Ozari Events
Nashville School for the Aerial Arts | The Barbershop Theater

Kindling Arts Festival is celebrating 5 years of programming with more offerings than ever! This year's jam-packed line-up includes a mix of captivating theatrical projects, immersive parties and gatherings, dynamic dance performances, jaw-dropping circus and aerial acts, and more.

Get the most out of the 2022 Festival by having access to all the programming with a Wildfire Weekend Pass for only $75. To get a taste of work across the Festival in different genres, explore the Festival Sampler, featuring tickets to four of our biggest shows for the convenient price of $55 in celebration of our fifth year of programming. For a more genre-specific experience catch three dynamic shows with our Dance Trio or Theater Trio, or experience even more with 5-show packages: Dance + Aerial Extravaganza or Theater Lover's Experience

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COVID-19 POLICY

We are invested in the safety and wellbeing of our artists, audiences, and overall community. Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test within 72 hours is required for entry to all venues for patrons ages 12+. (Please note, no at-home tests will be accepted.) Additionally, at this time, the wearing of masks is encouraged for all attendees at all Festival venues, and masks will be required to be worn at all times when not actively drinking at The Darkhorse Theatre, The Barbershop Theater, and OZ Arts Nashville. 

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2022 FESTIVAL LINE-UP

Enter a queer, underground karaoke fight club
Reimagine the Garden of Eden where everyone belongs
Celebrate the magic of everyday life through aerial + circus
Explore historical narratives + current events via dance
Enjoy a blend of live contemporary dance + performance films
Revisit a nostalgic bot-powered television franchise
Learn how, in time, there can be humor in pain
Be moved by the generational impacts of love and loss
Join in celebrating the incredible work of Friends Life
Sample short dance works from some of Nashville's most exciting choreographers
Build a visual art display with your neighbors
Experience stunning aerial dance works
Experience the Appalachian avant-rock duo
Push the pause button to re-envision the passage of time
KINDLING ARTS FESTIVAL 2022 (1)
Power Walk
Young World
Share a series of new films - each less than one minute!
Kindling's 5th Birthday Party