VOLTA INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL
Volta International Festival, founded in 2015, premieres new international plays in the UK. We platform exceptional playwrights at our annual new writing Festival in London.
Since 2015, we have developed and produced projects by Fausto Paravidino, Roland Schimmelpfennig, Anja Hilling, Pauline Peyrade, Julia Cho, Jonas Hassen Khemiri, Ewald Palmetshofer, Joël Pommerat, Christopher Chen, Wolfram Lotz, Reihanah Youzbashi Dizaji, Guillermo Calderón, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Jerry Lieblich, Kevin Rittberger, Dea Loher, Silva Semerciyan and Camilla Whitehead, among others.
NEW ENCOUNTERS is our European Commission backed project to stage new theatre work by directors from Spain, Italy, Germany, Bulgaria, the USA and UK.
We also run a full-time programme of community projects introducing young audiences to theatre.
Volta International Festival
Exchange at Somerset House
London WC2R 1LA
Festival Director - Andrea Ferran
Executive Producer - Daniel Eagleton