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

1996

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS - Tuesday 21 May to Sunday 2 June 1996
 
 
Day/Date
Event
Venue
Artistes
Programme
Throughout
Visual Arts
Art Gallery
William Douglas Macleod
Tuesday 21
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Strathallan School
 
Opera Talk
Station Hotel
John Currie
“Il Seraglio”
Wednesday 22
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
Russian State Philharmonic (Poliansky/Krasko)
Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov
Thursday 23
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Morrison’s Academy, Crieff
 
Piano Recital
City Hall
Peter Donohoe
Debussy, Rachmaninov, Stravinsky
Friday 24
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Blairgowrie High School
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Il Seraglio”
Radio Broadcast
City Hall
“Any Questions” with Jonathan Dimbleby
 
Saturday 25
Saturday Morning
St John’s
George McPhee (organ) with Paul Sharp (trumpet)
 
Drama
Studio Theatre
Tom Fleming
“Every Blessed Thing”
Light Music Night
Theatre
Cantabile
 
Sunday 26
Festival Service
St John’s
Rev David Ogston
Tom Fleming, Actor and Broadcaster
Choral concert
St John’s
Perth Festival Chorus and Opera Orchestra (Currie)
The Monteverdi Vespers of 1610
Drama
Theatre
Barbara Leigh-Hunt and John Amis
“Victorian Occasions”
Monday 27
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Perth Academy
 
Drama
Theatre
Theatre du Pif
“Fish Heads and Tales”
Chamber Recital
St John’s
The Nash Ensemble
Beethoven, Mahler, Schubert
Tuesday 28
Coffee Concert
Lesser Hall
The Nash Ensemble
Brahms, J Strauss
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Perth High School
 
Schools’ Workshops
City Halls
The Nash Ensemble
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Il Seraglio”
Drama
“Let’s Eat”
Home is Where The Art Is
“Sweet Fancy”
Wednesday 29
Schools’ Workshops
City Halls
The Nash Ensemble
 
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Perth Grammar School
 
Drama
Theatre
Theatre du Pif
“Fish Heads and Tales”
Chamber Recital
Battleby
The Nash Ensemble
Mozart, Weber, Roussel
Thursday 30
Schools’ Masterclasses
City Halls
The Nash Ensemble
 
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Kilgraston School
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Il Seraglio”
Chamber Recital
Scone Palace
The King’s Consort
Handel, Albinoni, Vivaldi, Purcell, Bach
Friday 31
Coffee Concert
Lesser Hall
Raphael Wallfisch (cello) and John York (piano)
Beethoven
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Glenalmond College
 
Choral Concert
St John’s
The Glinka State Choir
Rachmaninov (Vespers), Russian Folk Songs
Drama
Theatre
Wildcat Theatre
“No Expense Spared”
Saturday 1
Saturday Morning
St John’s
Raphael Wallfisch (cello) and John York (piano)
Beethoven
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Il Seraglio”
Light Music Night
City Hall
Humphrey Lyttelton with Helen Shapiro
“Humph ‘n Helen”
Sunday 2
Film
Playhouse Cinema
Perth Film Festival- National Cinemas day
“West Side Story”, “Blazing Saddles”, “A Bridge Too Far”
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
The Northern Sinfonia (Zacharias/Wiens)
“A Mozart Evening”

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