Departure Lounge 2024

Thu 11 – Fri 12 Jul, 2024
A summer festival of fresh and exciting performance…now in its 12th year!

Departure Lounge is celebrating its 12th anniversary, on this summer at Derby Theatre from Thursday 11 until Friday 12 July, a fantastic summer festival of fresh and thrilling theatre with a bumper line-up of shows, works-in-progress, workshops, gatherings and a hub for fresh, contemporary, cutting edge and innovative performance.

Departure Lounge sees Derby Theatre transformed into a fabulous performance-filled festival site, with shows in many different spaces across the building…so, calling all artists and audiences, why not come and join us this summer?!

Part of Earlybird Festival Pass Deal


Book 3 or more festival shows in one transaction by 31 May and get 30% OFF your total booking.

See individual show pages for qualifying shows. (Offer not available on workshops or free events)


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