Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring


Venue Private Garden, by the Great Hall

Artists Students of the Advanced Opera and Conducting Courses Dartington Festival Orchestra


All tickets £5
PLEASE NOTE: The performance will be screened outdoors into the Private Gardens, we are not selling tickets inside the Great Hall
Please bring your own rug or cushions to sit on

Next date 23rd August 9:15 pm

Book online below

About this event

A Dartington first – Stravinsky’s visceral, game-changing score celebrating nature and ritual, coached by Graeme Jenkins.


Arrangements for this concert are that the performance will be screened outdoors, into the Private Garden next to the Great Hall.
Seating is not provided, so please bring your own cushions and rugs to sit on.
All tickets are £5 each.
Duration approximately one hour.
(Please note: tickets are not available inside the Great Hall. Only drinks purchased on the premises are permitted.)


Don’t miss:
The Rite of Spring, four hands
Gildas Quartet playing Britten and Birtwistle
Birtwistle: Happy Birthday Harry
John Cage’s Musicircus

About our Summer Concerts

This concert is part of the Dartington International Summer School & Festival, a month-long musical celebration, encompassing shared music making, learning and listening.

Our extensive public concert series utilises a faculty of internationally renowned and emerging musicians to create a stunning cross-genre programme of over 100 concerts and events. Set against the backdrop of Dartington’s striking medieval Great Hall, the Summer School’s concert series presents the highest levels of performance in a carefully curated collection of classic works and “made for Dartington” exclusives. Full listings for the Summer School concert series can be found here.

If you are interested in taking part in one of Summer School’s music courses, you can find out further details here.

Food and drink

Head up to the Dartington estate early to enjoy our pre-concert food offerings. The Green Table café will be staying open late during the festival, plating up fresh and seasonal local food and drinks. Next to the Great Hall, The White Hart restaurant and bar will be serving a selection of food, along with a broad range of quality drinks and between concert nibbles.

Book now

Select a time below to begin your online booking. You can also contact our Box Office daily, 1–7pm (Please note that during our Summer Concert season (until 24 Aug) extended hours apply: 11am-9pm, Sun-Mon, 1-7pm, Sat)
Phone: 01803 847070 |

Friday 23rd August

Visiting Dartington Hall

At our 1,200 acre estate, based in South Devon, there’s plenty to explore – from the natural beauty of the grounds, to our visitor attractions and year-round events programme. You can also make a stay of it with our historic hotel or campsite, and enjoy award-winning food and drink in our cafes and restaurants.


As a member, you’ll feel much more a part of our work, helping us to create a Dartington that is fit for the 21st century and is a model and test-bed for a sustainable society. You'll also get access to a wide range of great benefits, both on our estate and at partners across south Devon.