All posts tagged "arts"

  • Dame Judi Promotes Prescot Theatre in Parliament

    Dame Judi Dench took the news of Prescot’s Shakespeare North Playhouse development to Parliament yesterday (Wednesday 15 January). The Oscar-winning actor, whose stage, film and TV career has included seven appearances as M in the James Bond...

    • Posted January 16, 2020
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  • Main Theatre Construction Begins January

    Above-ground construction on the Shakespeare North theatre in Prescot will begin in January 2020. Knowsley Council have appointed contractors Kier Construction for the two-year task. The ground, formerly part of the Mill Street Car Park, has already...

    • Posted December 5, 2019
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  • New Bistro to Bring Market Place Alive This Christmas

    A new bistro and cultural complex will bring a lantern parade, live music and an ice skating rink to Prescot town centre this weekend. Imaginarium Bistro opens on Friday 29 November in Market Place. Historically a centre...

    • Posted November 26, 2019
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  • Prescot-based Theatre Group up for Liverpool Culture Award

    Prescot-based Imaginarium Theatre is up for People’s Choice in the 2019  Liverpool City Region Culture and Creativity Awards. Formerly known as MATE Productions, Imaginarium is one of six groups to make the final, from a list of...

    • Posted October 24, 2019
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  • Talent Wanted for Knowsley’s Shine 2019 Showcase

    (Via Knowsley Council) Calling all performers, singers, actors, dancers, musicians, poets, magicians… in fact anyone with a talent to share! Applications are now open for you to take centre stage at this year’s prestigious Shine talent competition...

    • Posted July 24, 2019
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  • Prescot Festival Records Biggest Audience Ever

    The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts has seen its biggest audience numbers in the 14 years since it was founded. More than 1,700 people attended concerts and other events in the 10-day celebration of arts,...

    • Posted July 3, 2019
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  • ‘Voice of Liverpool’ to Star in Prescot Festival Finale

    (Press release) A Merseyside arts festival draws to a close with the singing sensation known as the ‘Voice of Liverpool’ on Sunday 30 June. Mezzo-soprano Danielle Louis Thomas joins the Maghull Wind Orchestra for the Prescot Festival...

    • Posted June 25, 2019
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  • Festival Brings Cathedrals to Prescot

    (Press release) A Merseyside arts festival is saving you a trip to Liverpool’s cathedrals by bringing the cathedrals to you. Both of the city’s majestic cathedrals will be represented at the Prescot Festival of Music & the...

    • Posted June 12, 2019
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  • Summer Cultural Season Underway in Prescot

    (Press release) It’s almost time for the Prescot Festival, and already the summer season of culture and entertainment has begun. On 4 May hundreds of visitors were whisked back in time at the town’s most successful Elizabethan...

    • Posted June 5, 2019
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  • What’s on in Prescot, June 2019

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in June 2019 Saturday 1 June . 9am-2pm . Prescot Town Centre & Shopping Centre Prescot Producers’ Market & Arts & Craft Fayre Saturday 1 June . 1pm-3pm ....

    • Posted June 1, 2019
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