Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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Today at the Festival

12:00

Perth Concert Hall

12:30

St John's Kirk of Perth

Free Event

20:00

Perth Concert Hall

1980

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS  - Thursday 22 May to Sunday 1 June 1980

 

 

Day/Date

Event

Venue

Artistes

Programme

Throughout

Visual Arts

Art Gallery

Sir D.Y.Cameron / Chelsea Art College and Slade School of Fine Art

Thursday 22

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (Seaman)

Berlioz, Faure, Schumann, Saint-Saens

Opera

Theatre

Scottish Opera

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Friday 23

Piano Recital

City Hall

Imogen Cooper and Anne Queffelec

Schubert, Mozart, Schumann, Bizet

Opera

Theatre

Scottish Opera

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Saturday 24

Saturday Morning

St John’s

Young Musicians - Students of RSAMD

various, incl. Ravel

Dance (matinee)

Theatre

Pulasthi Dance Ensemble

Rangavali Dances of Sri Lanka

Dance

Theatre

Pulasthi Dance Ensemble

Rangavali Dances of Sri Lanka

Light Music Concert

City Hall

Brian Fahey and the BBC Scottish Radio Orchestra

“Showstoppers” – with Helen McArthur and Peter Morrison

Firework Display

Riverside

 

( weather permitting )

Sunday 25

Festival Service

St John’s

Rev David Ogston

 

Chamber Concert

St John’s

Musica Antiqua Cologne

Bach

Dance

Theatre

Pulasthi Dance Ensemble

Rangavali Dances of Sri Lanka

Monday 26

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Morrison’s Academy, Crieff

 

Choral Concert

St Ninian’s

John Currie Singers and Orchestra

The Monteverdi Vespers

Tuesday 27

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Grammar School

 

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Northern Sinfonia Orchestra (Myung-Whun Chung/Brymer)

Stravinsky, Mozart, Beethoven

Film Night

Grammar

Perth Film Society

“Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday”

Wednesday 28

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth High School

 

Organ Recital

City Hall

Gillian Weir

Liszt, Bach, Messiaen, Sowerby, Dupre, Vierne, Durufle

Film Night

Grammar

Perth Film Society

“Dog Soldiers”

Drama

Theatre

Perth Festival Theatre Company

“The Circle”

Prose & Music

Battleby

Edith Macarthur, Antony Lindsay and Simon Young

“The Pleasant Time”

Thursday 29

Schools Performances

City Hall

London Saxophone Quartet

“Music from the Potting Shed”

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

St Columba’s RC High School

 

Drama

Theatre

Perth Festival Theatre Company

“The Circle”

Film Night

Grammar

Perth Film Society (Bill Douglas)

“My Childhood”, “My Ain Folk”, “My Way Home”

Friday 30

Schools Performances

City Hall

London Saxophone Quartet

“Music from the Potting Shed”

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Academy

 

Light Music Concert

City Hall

Little Big Band with Ian Carmichael

 

Drama

Theatre

Perth Festival Theatre Company

“The Circle”

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