Festival 2018 - Website closed for online entry

The website has now been closed for online entries. 

If you have missed an entry for any reason then please contact you individual section secretary as they may still be able to accept your entry. 


The syllabus, entry form and adjudicator details can be downloaded as .pdf files. See menu item at left.


======= STOP PRESS - new Brass award  =============================

One of the victims of the recent tragic school shooting at Parkland, Florida was Alex Schachter a gifted 14 year old trombone player. In memory of Alex our local orchestra, Oriflamme, has created a new award for the most promising brass player at the festival. The award will be a cash sum and trophy (to be kept for a year) and will be awarded in June. 

We are looking for a new Treasurer  and also Vocal Secretary - so if you or anyone you know would like to help support this annual event please contact us. 

Class dates and Venues for all sections in 2018 are as follows




16 - 19 February

Stage Dancing

Warwick School

23 May

Pipe Organ

Holy Trinity Church

9 & 10 June

Woodwind & Brass

The Kingsley School

9 & 16 June

Vocal – Adult

Dale St. Church

14 June


Holy Trinity Church

16 June

Speech & Drama

Dale St. Church

16 & 17  June


The Kingsley School

23 June

Vocal – Junior

Dale St. Church

24 June


The Sydni Centre

23, 24, 30 June & 1 July


The Kingsley School

29 & 30 June

Classical Guitar

Dale St. Church

For other information about the festival including photos please see our facebook page here - 

Leamington-Spa-Competitive-Festival Facebook page

If you have any suggestions on how we can improve the festival please message us from the facebook page. 

Many thanks - and see you in June !!!!


This year the Dance Section  ran from 16th to 19th February at Warwick School.     
Mr Karl Stevens was adjudicating.
For more information please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
This year's competition is not an All England Qualifier, however the festival held in February Half Term 2019 will be a qualifying round.


The Leamington Spa Competitive Festival is a competitive Festival. The aims of the Festival are to help to promote and encourage the study and practice of the Arts of Music, Dance, and Speech and Drama in all their branches.

On this site you will find up to date information about the Festival and its organisation, details of each year's Festival activities as they are released and the classes take place, and the facility to download copies of documents for your own retention.

We hope that the site is useful to you, and if you have any comments and suggestions, these will always be welcome. Please address them in the first instance to Morag Clark, using the contacts page link on the menu on the left.

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