All posts tagged "arts"

  • Prescot Festival Clocks up 15 Memorable Years

    (Press release) A Merseyside arts festival is celebrating its fifteenth year this June. At a time when similar festivals often run into trouble after two or three years, the Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts has...

    • Posted May 1, 2019
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  • Movies & Musicals at 2019 Prescot Festival

    (Press release) Show tunes are on the programme at this year’s Prescot Festival. Crosby-based Opera Viva will be ‘On Broadway’ at Whiston Town Hall on Saturday 29 June, promising an array of classic songs picked from among...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Prescot Festival Announces 2019 Line-up

    (Press release) The Prescot Festival has announced a must-see line-up of arts, music, culture and entertainment for June 2019. The 10-day programme sees return visits from a few familiar faces, including the toe-tapping swing band Dr Jazz...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Prescot Actor Is Star of Super Bowl Commercial

    A Prescot man wielded a sharp pair of scissors and wore a Friar Tuck-style wig to become a medieval monk for a TV commercial seen by tens of millions. Lee Clotworthy, an actor, director, playwright and prolific...

    • Posted February 7, 2019
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  • Prescot Remembrance Concert Planned for WWI Centenary

    A concert in Prescot Parish Church will commemorate 100 years since the end of World War One (1914-1918). Musical guests Parr Brass Band will perform at the WWI Centenary Celebration Concert on Friday 9 November, with readings...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
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  • Chance for Your Talent to Shine – Apply Now for New Knowsley Event

    Performers and artists from across Knowsley are being given the chance to take part in a live show in October. Shine! is for singers, dancers, comedians, poets and other performers of all stripes to showcase their talents...

    • Posted August 7, 2018
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  • Brass, Big Band & Broadway Tunes Make 14th Prescot Festival a Success

    (Press release) The Prescot Festival is celebrating another successful year, with 1,600 through the doors for 10 days of arts and music. To mark 100 years since the end of World War One, the festival aimed to...

    • Posted July 4, 2018
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  • Prescot Festival Finale This Weekend

    (Press release) A trio of musical talent from across the North West will dominate the closing weekend of this year’s Prescot Festival. The 10-day arts festival opened last weekend, with over 500 music lovers packing into Prescot’s...

    • Posted June 21, 2018
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  • 2018 Prescot Festival: Get Ready to Swing

    (Press release) The Prescot Festival will get toes tapping as it takes audiences through a history of swing music next week. Swingshift Big Band (pictured), already a firm favourite with Prescot audiences, are the special guests on...

    • Posted June 8, 2018
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  • Prescot Prepares for Festival Season

    (Press release) Festival season is about to descend on Prescot, with a lineup of culture and entertainment culminating in the 10-day Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts. Now in its 14th year, the festival makes an...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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