Simpsons Creator Matt Goeing To Curate ATP Festival

October 13, 2009 by  


To continue the celebrations of their 10 Years of ATP the fetsival’s organisers are ‘thrilled’ to have one of their previous curators from across the Atlantic back to provide curatorial duties in the UK.

Matt Groening, genius behind the Simpsons and Futurama returns after his amazing 2003 festival at The Queen Mary, Long Beach, California to curate ATP UK Weekend 1 on May 7th ? 9th.

Tickets are priced at ?160pp for room only and ?170pp for self catering and go on sale this Friday 16th October at

For ten years ATP has set itself apart from other festivals by embracing seemingly disparate artistic genres, with events featuring art exhibitions, cinema programmes, spoken word performances and stand up comedy

See below for full information on Early Bird and Instalment Tickets…


Full price tickets go on general sale at 9:00am on Friday October 16th. With the general sale there will also be a small amount of early bird tickets at a ?10 discount, (early bird tickets ?150pp room only and ?160pp self catering). These will be available until the following Friday October 23rd (unless they run out first). You will be able to purchase full price tickets at any time from October 16th.


ATP will again be running a deposit scheme for the festivals to make it easier for some people to pay. They are offering a limited number of 4 berth apartments, both room-only and self-catering to be paid for with a small deposit upfront, and the remaining amount to be paid by the end of January 31st 2010. Both come with a booking fee of ?7.50 per person (?30 per apartment). These apartments will be sold at ?160 per person room only or ?170 per person self catered.