Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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1989 Festival

 

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS - Wednesday 17 to Sunday 28 May 1989
 
 
Day/Date
Event
Venue
Artistes
Programme
Throughout
Visual Arts
Art Gallery
John Mooney, ARSA, RSW; Scottish Women Artists, Old and New
Tuesday 16
Music Talk
Bell’s Visitor Centre
John Currie
“Great Songs of Scotland”
Wednesday 17
Chamber Concert
City Hall
Scottish Chamber Orchestra (Otaka/Lill/Marshall)
Mozart, Beethoven
Thursday 18
Music at Mid-day
St John ‘s
Trinity College, Glenalmond
 
Revue
Theatre
“Kit and the Widow”
 
Friday 19
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth High School
 
Chamber Recital
St John’s
The Nash Ensemble of London
Schubert, Berwald, Beethoven
Drama
Theatre
Brunton Theatre Company
“Jungle Book”
Firework Display
South Inch
Shell Shock Firework Company
( weather permitting )
Saturday 20
Saturday Morning
St John’s
Scottish Chamber Orchestra Brass
 
Drama
Theatre
Brunton Theatre Company
“Jungle Book”
Choral Concert
City Hall
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (Currie)
“Great Songs of Scotland”
Sunday 21
Festival Service
 
Rev David Ogston
 
Choral Concert
St John’s
Perth Festival Orchestra & Chorus (Currie/McPhee)
Pergolesi, Haydn, Handel, Beethoven
Drama
Theatre
Prunella Scales (Partridge/Burnett)
“An Evening with Queen Victoria”
Monday 22
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Blairgowrie High School
 
Chamber Recital
Battleby
The Schubert Ensemble of London
Hummel, Faure, Schubert
Drama
Theatre
Cumbernauld Theatre Company
“Them Through the Wall”
Tuesday 23
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth Academy
 
Drama
Theatre
Cumbernauld Theatre Company
“Them Through the Wall”
Wednesday 24
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Strathallan School
 
Symphony Concert
City Hall
Bournmouth Sinfonietta (Shelley/MacNamara)
Schubert, Mozart, Arnold, Saint-Saens
Drama
Theatre
Cumbernauld Theatre Company
“Them Through the Wall”
Illustrated Lecture
Methven Castle
Micheil MacDonald FSA
“Margaret Tudor – Her Life and Times
Thursday 25
Children’s Concert
City Hall
Bournmouth Sinfonietta (Shelley/MacNamara)
 
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth Grammar School
 
Drama
Theatre
Cumbernauld Theatre Company
“Them Through the Wall”
Friday 26
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Morrison’s Academy, Crieff
 
Chamber Recital
St John’s
Instrumental Quintet of London
Ropartz, Mozart, Roussel, Debussy, Jorgen
Revue
Theatre
“The Demon Barbers”
 
Late-Nite
Theatre
“The Demon Barbers”
 
Festival Ball
City Hall
Bill McCue/Scherzo Trio/Shorthouse Ceilidh Band
 
Saturday 27
Saturday Morning
Old City Chambers
Isobel Mieras (clarsach)
 
Light Music
City Hall
Pasadena Roof Orchestra
“Twenties and Thirties”
Chamber Concert
St John’s
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra (Brown)
R Strauss, Grieg, Janacek, Mozart, Beethoven
Sunday 28
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
Scottish National Orchestra (Thomson/Tellefsen)
Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky
 
 

 

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