Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Thursday July 11

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Thursday July 11.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 11th July 2013, 9:00 am


Daily 10am to 4pm - GUIDED TOURS ABOARD A ‘VICTORIAN TRAM’: Discover Buxton Tram (OE) Around the Town

During opening hours (closed Mondays) - THE DERBYSHIRE OPEN 2013: Buxton Museum and Art Gallery (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

Daily (except July 3-5) During opening hours (closed Mondays) - PAINTED TALES: Sue Prince (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

During opening hours (closed Mondays) - FROM LIFE: Tony Hall (V) (Buxton Museum and Art Gallery)

Daily 9.30am to 5pm (except July 3-4) - AMAZING LANDMARKS & LEGENDS: High Peak Artists (V) (Pavilion Gardens)

Daily 11.30am to 5.30pm - IT’S NOT EASY BEING GREEN (V) (The Green Man Gallery)

Daily 6.15pm - to 6.45pm (except July 3, 4, 7, 15 and 21) - OPERA TALK (SW) (Pavilion Gardens)

Daily 6pm (except July 3, 4, 13, 14, 21) - A SONG AT SIX (M) (Pavilion Gardens - Bandstand)

Thursday July 11

10am to 5pm - 100 STEPS THROUGH THE LANDSCAPE: Suzanne Pearson (VA) (Scrivener’s Bookshop)

10.30am to 11.30am- MATTHEW PARRIS & ANDREW BRYSON (L) (Buxton Opera House)

10.30am to 5pm - THE COLOUR OF THE WOODS: Louise Jannetta (VA) (Art Studio, rear of 24 Dale Road)

11.30am to 5.30pm - ANCIENT LANDSCAPES: stone & water (VA) (The Green Man Gallery)

noon to 1pm- JAMES GILCHRIST & ANNA TILBROOK (M) (Arts Centre Studio)

noon to 1.30pm- WALK - BUXTON: ITS BACKGROUND AND BEAUTY (OE) (Pavilion Gardens Bandstand)

1pm to 2pm - BURTON’S LAST CALL: George Telfer (Th) (Underground Venues)

1.30pm to 4.30pm - DOG ROUGH: Anna Beecher (Th) (Underground Venues)

2pm to 3pm- LA SERENISSIMA (M) (St John’s Church)

3.15pm to 3:45pm- MEET THE ARTISTS (M) (Arts Centre Studio)

4pm to 5pm- ARTEMIS COOPER (L) (Arts Centre Studio)

4:45pm to 5.30pm - PEACEFUL by Polis Loizou: The Off-Off-Off-Broadway Company (Th) (Underground Venues)

* 5.30pm to 6.30pm - HAMLET IN POOLE’S CAVERN: Butterfly (Th) (Poole’s Cavern)

6pm to 7.05pm - IN A LAND MUCH LIKE OURS: Breathe Out Theatre (Th) (Underground Venues)

6pm to 7pm - THE SHAKESPEARE JUKEBOX: Buxton Drama League (ST) (Buxton Opera House)

6.15pm to 7.15pm - RED RED SHOES: REC Youth Theatre Company (Th) (Pavilion Arts Centre Studio)

* 6.30pm to 7.30pm - THE GHOSTHUNTERS’ CLUB: Cul-de-sac Theatre (Th) (Scrivener’s Bookshop)

7pm to 9pm - MUSIC FESTIVAL: St Peter’s Church (M) (St Peter’s Church)

7pm to 8pm - THE ROAD TO CSN: Nine Feet North (M) (Underground Venues)

* 7pm to 8pm - HAMLET IN POOLE’S CAVERN: Butterfly (Th) (Poole’s Cavern)

7pm to 9.30pm - MACBETH: Temple Theatre Company (Th) (PERFORMANCE CANCELLED - SEE 18 & 19 JUL)

* 7.15pm to 8:10pm - MAINE ROAD BLUES: Dreamshed Theatre (Th) (United Reformed Church)

7.15pm to 9:45pm - A FESTIVAL DOUBLE BILL (O) (Buxton Opera House)

7.30pm to 8.30pm - NOT THE MESSIAH by Tom Crawshaw: Three’s Company & George Telfer (Th) (Underground Venues)

7:45pm to 9pm - JORDAN by Anna Reynolds with Moira Buffini: Stickleback Theatre Company (Th) (Pavilion Arts Centre Studio)

* 8pm to 10pm - VOLGA OLGA’S NIGHT OF RUSSIAN CULTURE: Crowd of Two Theatre Company (Th) (Hydro)

* 8pm to 9.15pm - BIG DADDY VS GIANT HAYSTACKS: Foundry Group (Th) (CANCELLED)

* 8pm to 10pm - SEVEN STUDIES IN SALESMANSHIP: Foundry Group (Th) (The Railway) (NEW PERFORMANCE)

8.30pm to 9.30pm - RUTH E COCKBURN DOESN’T EVEN SMOKE: Ruth E Cockburn (C) (Underground Venues)

* 8.30pm to 9.30pm - HAMLET IN POOLE’S CAVERN: Butterfly (Th) (Poole’s Cavern)

* 9pm to 11pm - MUSIC WITH FUZZY FELT WORLD: Fuzzy Felt World (M) (Old Clubhouse)

9pm to 9:45pm - PERFECTLY BANANAS: Wes Zaharuk (C) (Underground Venues)

10pm to 11pm - CHAIN LETTER: Ben Van der Velde (C) (Underground Venues)

10.15pm to 11pm - EXTREME WITHDRAWAL IS MANIFEST: Scrunchie Theatre Company (Th) (Underground Venues)

Events listed in bold are official Festival events, booking line through the Opera House: 0845 127 2190 or Fringe events marked * denote advanced bookings can be made from the Opera House Box Office on 0845 127 2190 or

Letters in brackets refer to categories as below.

Categories: Th (Theatre); M (Music); C (Comedy); Da (Dance); V (Visual Arts); F (Film); FF (For Families); SW (Spoken Word); OE (Other Events); O (Opera); L (Literature)

S/O denotes Sold Out. NB Based on available information at time of going to press; other shows may also have sold out.