All posts tagged "Prescot Festival"

  • Young & Old in the Limelight at Prescot Festival

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts, now in its 12th year, continues its long tradition of showcasing talented writers, singers, artists and musicians of all ages from the local community. Evelyn...

    • Posted April 18, 2016
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  • Prescot Festival Tips Its Hat to the Bard

    The Prescot Festival is asking budding writers to take inspiration from William Shakespeare, in the 400th year since the death of the great playwright. The festival has chosen ‘in a pickle’ as the theme for its annual...

    • Posted March 29, 2016
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  • Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert: Photo Gallery

    More than 350 people packed in to St Mary’s Church, Prescot, last Thursday, 10 December, for what has grown to become one of the town’s most anticipated festive events – the Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert. School choirs...

    • Posted December 14, 2015
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  • Prescot Festival & Cricket Club among Award Winners

    The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts and Prescot & Odyssey Cricket Club were among the winners of the Knowsley Sports & Cultural Awards last week. Prescot & Odyssey (pictured), based on Burrows Lane, were named the borough’s...

    • Posted October 15, 2015
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  • 2015 Prescot Festival: Closing Weekend Approaches

    The Prescot Festival’s opening weekend saw over 100 singers gather to perform a moving choral work by the newly knighted Sir Karl Jenkins. The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace was written on the eve of the...

    • Posted June 25, 2015
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  • Festival Season Underway in Prescot

    Festival season is well underway in Prescot as the town’s arts and music festival prepares to enter its second decade. June began with a sell-out promenade production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, then continued last weekend with...

    • Posted June 9, 2015
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  • What’s on in Prescot: June 2015

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Thursday 4-Saturday 6 June . 7.30pm . Rainhill Village Hall Stepping Out – Rainhill Musical Theatre Company presents the hilarious musical comedy by Richard Harris Saturday 6 June . 9am-2pm...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • Chance to Sing at Prescot Festival

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) The 11th Annual Prescot Festival invites singers from all over the region to ‘Come & Sing’ one of the 21st century’s most iconic choral works. Prescot Festival Chorus performs The Armed Man on...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Brassy Line-up for 2015 Prescot Festival

    Tubas, trumpets and trombones will herald the 11th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts this year. World number four-ranking brass band Foden’s Band will bring its melodies to the historic Lancashire town on Saturday 27...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Prescot Festival Short Story Contest Now Open

    Prescot Festival – press release: An arts festival wants budding fiction writers across Merseyside and Halton to pick up their pens for the chance to win a cash prize. The 11th Annual Prescot Festival of Music &...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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