Young Festival Critics

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Become a Young Festival Critic: see a performance, write a review and you could win £100!

This year’s judges are:

Jessica Isaacs
Head of Production, BBC Radio 3

Kate Green
Deputy Editor,Country Life

Trish Lee
Arts Editor, Newbury Weekly News

Submission Guidelines

Please send your reviews to [email protected] no later than 48 hours after the performance.
We’re looking forward to reading them.

The Art of Criticism

Edward Seckerson, journalist and broadcaster, whose work as a critic has included Chief Classical Music Critic for The Independent, Chief Classical Music Critic for The Sunday Correspondent and Classical Music Critic for The Guardian, describes the art of criticism: