PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS  - Wednesday 16 to Sunday 27 May 1979

 

 

Day/Date

Event

Venue

Artistes

Programme

Throughout

Visual Arts

Art Gallery

Russian Graphic Art / Dundee Group (Artists) Ltd.

Wednesday 16

Drama

Theatre

Perth Theatre Company

“Candida”

Thursday 17

Schools Performances

City Hall

Atarah’s Band

 

Drama

Theatre

Perth Theatre Company

“Candida”

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Scottish National Orchestra/Chorus (Gibson/Tuckwell/Currie)

Debussy, R Strauss, Holst

Friday 18

Schools Performances

City Hall

Atarah’s Band

 

Lunchtime Organ Recital

St John’s

D Eoin Bennet (St John’s, Perth)

 

Family Fun Concert

City Hall

Atarah’s Band

 

Drama

Theatre

Perth Theatre Company

“Candida”

Vocal Recital

Battleby

Richard Rodney Bennett and Jane Manning

various

Saturday 19

Saturday Morning

St John’s

Students of Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama

Schubert, Mozart

Drama (matinee)

Theatre

Perth Theatre Company

“Candida”

Drama

Theatre

Perth Theatre Company

“Candida”

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Scottish National Orchestra/Chorus (Currie/Armstrong)

Verdi, Berlioz, Rachmaninoff, Borodin

Firework Display

Riverside

 

(weather permitting)

Sunday 20

Festival Service

St John’s

Rev Ian Miller

 

Piano Recital

City Hall

Michel Dalberto

Beethoven, Schumann, Schubert

Spanish Cabaret

City Mills

Viva Flamenco Dance Group

 

Monday 21

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Morrison’s Academy, Crieff

 

Opera

Theatre

Scottish Opera

“The Two Widows”

Aschaffenburgh Evening

Art Gallery

 

Franconian Wine Tasting and Talk

Spanish Cabaret

City Mills

Viva Flamenco Dance Group

 

Tuesday 22

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Primary Schools

 

Opera

Theatre

Scottish Opera

“The Two Widows”

Baroque Concert

St John’s

Academy of St Martin in the Fields (Brown/Petri)

Bach, Sammartini, Vavaldi, Handel

Wednesday 23

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth High School

 

Revue

Theatre

Scotland the What

 

Film Night

Battleby

Edinburgh Film Productions

 

Thursday 24

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Grammar School

 

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Academy of St Martin in the Fields (Brown)

Mozart, Shostakovich, Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky

Friday 25

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Academy

 

Chamber Recital

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