199827 June, 1, 2 and 17 - 22 August
3rd Streets of the East Midlands
Although Coalville kicked off the third year of Streets of the East Midlands in June 2000, it began with a vengeance on 1 August when Nottingham’s Riverside Festival played host to a wide variety of established street arts.
Then, from 17 August, Leicester was the venue for a series of educational workshops encompassing circus, dance, music and theatre. These workshops re-enforced the Education Policy of the National Street Arts Festival in ensuing that street theatre was accessible to everyone and free to audiences.