Skip to Content

Bertie Cole

Arcadia

Bertie Cole is Technical Director of Arcadia.  Before founding Arcadia with Pip Rush Jansen,Bertie spent 5 years working for Kayam, providing spaces for everything from the MTV Awards to Shakespearian theatre, in cities as diverse as Istanbul and New York. In 2008, alongside Pip Rush Jansen he worked on the Electric Picnic festival in Ireland on a new late night area called ‘The Next Stage’. 

Arcadia was born in a cowshed in Dorset in 2008. They have been at festivals including Glastonbury, Bestival, T in the Park, Electric Picnic and Boomtown Fair. Having toured as far afield as Australia, Arcadia now have a new, permanent home at Glastonbury Festival following the 2013 festival that saw 55,000 people gathered at the Spider and being awarded the ‘Live Production of the Year’ category at the TPI Awards.

Back to contributors
Back to contributors
Back to schedule
Back to schedule