All posts tagged "2013 Prescot Festival"

  • Sopranos, Symphonies & Surprise Stars as Record Numbers Attend Festival

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) A small-town festival saw a record turnout for a concert series that featured choirs, orchestras and an unscheduled appearance from a Britain’s Got Talent singing sensation. Over ten days, 1,300 people came through the doors...

    • Posted July 3, 2013
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  • BGT Star Richard Johnson Makes Surprise Prescot Appearance

    A Britain’s Got Talent finalist received a standing ovation from stunned audiences after he unexpectedly took to the stage in Prescot last Friday. Richard Johnson, one half of the Johnson Brothers, brought the house down with the song Till...

    • Posted June 24, 2013
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  • Explore Local History at Prescot Festival

    The Ninth Annual Prescot Festival has lots to satisfy local history buffs. A rare screening of vintage footage of Prescot takes place on Saturday 29 June. The one-hour event will include material from Prescot Museum and Prescot...

    • Posted June 17, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Tunes up for Opening Weekend

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) Volunteers at a Merseyside music festival are busy preparing for an opening weekend that includes choirs, West End show tunes and an organist from Liverpool Cathedral. The Prescot Festival opens on Friday 21...

    • Posted June 10, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Has First Class Music for Low Prices

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) Merseyside music lovers can enjoy orchestras, choirs and brass bands at low prices this June Tickets for the Ninth Annual Prescot Festival of Music and the Arts went on sale on 1 May,...

    • Posted May 10, 2013
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  • Merseyside Arts Festival Invites Locals to Get Involved

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) The Prescot Festival offers opportunities for people of all ages to get involved in arts and music this June. A ‘Come-&-Sing’ performance of Fauré’s inspirational Requiem is a highlight of the festival, which...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Celebrates 100 Years of Britten

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) A Merseyside arts festival is marking the Benjamin Britten centenary with a performance of one of the composer’s most famous works later this year. The Wirral Symphony Orchestra will play Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes as...

    • Posted March 5, 2013
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