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  • Photo of Lesley Mackie and Terry Wale

    Acting couple will tell how they found love at Perth Theatre

    Submitted by pdochard@horsec... on Thu, 2017-02-09 15:08

    Perth couple Lesley Mackie and Terry Wale will tell audiences about how they found love in Perth Theatre in an evening of conversation on Tuesday 14 February.

    The free Perth Theatre Discoveries event in Perth Concert Hall’s Norie-Miller Studio on Valentine’s night will focus on how the pair met at Perth Theatre and their ongoing love both for each other and for the historic venue that has continued to play a key role in their lives, as they approach their Ruby Wedding anniversary.

  • Gilding work in Perth Theatre auditorium

    Perth Theatre reaches funding and construction milestone

    Submitted by pdochard@horsec... on Mon, 2017-02-06 16:50

    With Perth Theatre due to reopen later in 2017, Horsecross Arts has announced that it has raised almost £0.4m towards the final fundraising target of £1.5m.

    The announcement follows awards from several trusts and foundations including Dunard Fund, The Hugh Fraser Foundation, The Foyle Foundation, The Wolfson Foundation, Garfield Weston Foundation, The Barcapel Foundation and Baldoukie Charitable Trust. It also follows a concentrated campaign to encourage individuals to contribute in the form of donations and seat dedication.

  • Alasdair Beatson and Doric Quartet Fri 17 to Sun 19 Feb

    Alasdair Beatson and the Doric Quartet team up for a weekend of musical sparks

    Submitted by pdochard@horsec... on Tue, 2017-01-17 16:46

    Perth pianist Alasdair Beatson is teaming up with the Doric String Quartet in February for a weekend of performances in Perth Concert Hall and St John’s Kirk.

    One of Scotland’s foremost musicians, Alasdair Beatson is in demand both nationally and internationally as a soloist and chamber music partner. The three-concert exclusive from Friday 17 to Sunday 19 February sees him get together with one of Britain’s most exciting ensembles, for a thrilling musical weekend.  

  • Made in Perthshire photograph

    Second chance to see 10th anniversary show Made in Perthshire

    Submitted by pdochard@horsec... on Mon, 2017-01-16 14:34

    Perth audiences will have a second chance to see Made in Perthshire, the show specially created for the 10th anniversary of Perth Concert Hall, later this month. 

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    Perth Festival of the Arts announces emerging 2017 line up

    Submitted by pdochard@horsec... on Mon, 2017-01-09 11:28

    Perth Festival of the Arts has announced some of the artists who will perform at the 46th Festival, which will take place from the 15th to 27th May. There will be more announcements to come.