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Fort Process returns to Newhaven with festival-goers set to wander through underground tunnels

The one-day event features Tetsuya Umeda, Max Eastley, Grischa Lichtenberger, Rhys Chatham and more

East Sussex's bi-annual music and arts festival returns to Newhaven Fort this year for one day on 22 September. Punters are promised new immersive artworks in underground tunnels, caverns and old armaments rooms, with musician set to perform on gun emplacements overlooking the sea. Talks and workshops will take place in rooms of the fort grounds.

This year the festival is part of a wider season called Fort Process Dispersion, which also features events in Brighton and London, with confirmed venues including De La Warr Pavilion, Cafe OTO and The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts.

Artists on the line up for the Newhaven Fort event are Jez riley French & Pheobe riley Law, Tetsuya Umeda, Max Eastley, Alice Eldridge & Chris Kiefer, Jobina Tinnemans, Louise Mackenzie, Ana Gutieszca, Niko Karlsson, Ritual Extra, Tasos Stamou, Aja, Dirk Campbell, Kyoka, Grischa Lichtenberger, Semiconductor, David Thomas Broughton, New Interpretations Orchestra, Ukaea, Ursula Damm, Mark Anderson, Well Hung Game, Map 71, Bell Lungs, Isn'tses, Silence Blossoms, The Larsens, Adam Basanta, Jeph Vanger, Littoral Transmissions, and Copper Sounds, with more yet to be announced.

Fort Process takes place on 22 September, 12–11pm. Tickets are on sale now.