Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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1981

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS  -  Wednesday 20 to Sunday 31 May 1981

 

 

Day/Date

Event

Venue

Artistes

Programme

Throughout

Visual Arts

Art Gallery

Gerard Hoffnung / Welsh “56” Group / Chinese Silk “Paintings” (embroidery)

Wednesday 20

Choral Concert

City Hall

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra & SNO Chorus (Currie)

“Mass of Christ the King”

Thursday 21

Organ Recital

St John’s

D Eoin Bennet (St John’s)

 

Chamber Concert

City Hall

Orchestra of St John’s Smith Square (Lubbock/Robles/Pearce)

Haydn, Mozart, Debussy

Opera

Theatre

Scottish Opera

“The Barber of Seville”

Friday 22

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

St Columba’s RC High School

 

Wind Recital

Scone Palace

The New London Wind Ensemble

Mozart

Revue

Theatre

Scotland the What

 

Supper Dance

Salutation

Cabaret with Terri Rogers (ventriloquist)

 

Saturday 23

Saturday Morning

St John’s

Young Musicians – Students of RSAMD

Mozart, Schumann, Faure, Hurlstone, McCabe

Light Music Concert

City Hall

Pasadena Roof Orchestra

 

Revue

Theatre

Scotland the What

 

Sunday 24

Festival Service

St John’s

Rev David Ogston

 

Orchestral Concert

City Hall

Scottish National Orchestra (Gibson/Pauk/Kirshbaum/Marshall)

Beethoven, Brahms, Mahler

Revue

Theatre

Scotland the What

 

Monday 25

Organ Recital

St John’s

Richard Galloway (Holy Rude, Stirling)

 

Ballet

Theatre

Scottish Ballet

“Les Sylphides”, “Corsair”, “Nutcracker”

Light Music Night

Battleby

The Cambridge Buskers

 

Film Night

Grammar

Perth Film Society

“Wise Blood”

Tuesday 26

School Performances

City Hall

Atarah’s Band

 

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth High School

 

Ballet (matinee)

Theatre

Scottish Ballet

“Les Sylphides”, “Corsair”, “Nutcracker”

Ballet

Theatre

Scottish Ballet

“Les Sylphides”, “Corsair”, “Nutcracker”

Chamber Concert

St John’s

The English Concert (Pinnock/Preston/Standage)

Handel, J S Bach, C P E Bach, Mozart

Wednesday 27

School Performances

City Hall

Atarah’s Band

 

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Academy

 

Piano Recital

City Hall

Stephen Bishop-Kovacevich

Beethoven, Brahms

Film Night

Grammar

Perth Film Society

“Richard III”

Drama

Theatre

Perth Festival Theatre Company

“The Sleeping Prince”

Thursday 28

Music at Midday

St John’s

Morrison’s Academy, Crieff

 

Chamber Recital

St John’s

The Gabrielli String Quartet

Mozart, Tippett, Tchaikovsky

Drama

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