Funky Llama Festival

Funky Llama Festival

A Theatre Royal Plymouth event in association with Plymouth Music Zone


Saturday 31 May 2014 Download Calendar


This event will take place at our Production and Learning Centre at TR2, Cattedown.

Performers from across the UK are brought together for a day of live bands, DJs, performance, dance, cabaret, workshops and fun.

Help us to welcome summer 2014 at the Funky Llama Festival, an outdoor urban celebration, hip party and cutting edge performance event all rolled into one. Funky Llama challenges stereotypes and celebrates the creative talents of adults with learning disabilities. It involves large-scale, performing arts and social events as well as increasing the amount of arts opportunities on offer throughout the region. The Funky Llama Festival 2014 will be held in the grounds of our Production and Learning centre at TR2, Cattedown, and will be fully accessible with a mixture of indoor and outdoor spaces.

Live Bands
Food and Drink

Acts will include: The Fish Police, Too Hot for Candy, Samba Roc, Andy Quick’s Flying Orchestra, Wheelfever, David Young, Kyle Coleman, I Love Thunder and many more. Click here to watch a YouTube playlist of some of our headline acts!

Find out more about Funky Llama >


All tickets are £10
Under 14s and enablers get a free ticket when accompanied by a full price ticket holder.


There will be a bar and a variety of food and drink available to purchase all day.

The Funky Llama Festival Bus will run from the Theatre Royal Plymouth to the Festival, every half an hour throughout the day.

Our Picture Pod will double as a chill-out zone for those wanting a break from the party atmosphere.

Medical professionals will be in attendance.

A changing hoist will be available but please bring your own slings.

Funky Llama festival provisional programme

LLama Loud stage:
12 noon: Samba Roc
12:30pm PMZ mentored artist Mikey Brooks
1pm Theatre Royal People’s Company Voices Choir
1:30 pm PMZ mentored artist Mike Canning
2:30pm Tano Taiko
3:15pm WheelFever
3:30pm David Young
3:45pm Kyle Colemen
4:30pm Andy Quick’s Flying Orchestra
5:30pm I Love Thunder
6pm WheelFever
6:30pm Too Hot for Candy
7pm PMZ mentored artist Stu Page
7:30pm PMZ mentored artist Karen Smithen
8:15 pm PMZ mentored artist Luke Lundin
9pm PMZ mentored artist Joshie B
9:30pm: The Fish Police

Llama Lounge:
1:30pm PMZ mentored artist Andrew Jones
2pm PMZ mentored artist Luke Lundin
2.30pm Open Mic
3:30pm Anjali Dance
3:45pm All Stars
4:30pm PMZ mentored artist Mike Canning
5pm Samba Roc
5:30pm Open Mic
7pm PMZ mentored artist Andrew Jones
7:30pm PMZ mentored artist Mikey Brooks
8:15pm Anjali Dance
8:30pm Chris Powell
9pm PMZ mentoted artist Karen Smithen
10pm PMZ mentored artist Stu Page
10:30pm PMZ mentored artist Joshie B

Llama Life:
A selection of workshops including drama, costume making, singing and drumming.

The Picture Pod:
Workshops and films throughout the day.

Mentored Artists

Plymouth Music Zone have been mentoring seven artists for this year’s Funky Llama Festival. They are:

Mike Canning
Luke Lundin
Karen Smithen
Andrew Jones
Mikey Brooks
Stu Page
Josh Bentley

Pricing & Concessions

Not all concessions are available online, please contact Box Office on 01752 267222

All tickets:

Under 14s and enablers are entitled to a free ticket when accompanied by a full price ticket holder.