Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Monday July 15

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Monday July 15.


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)

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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)

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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)

Monday July 15

10am to 4pm - MACMILLAN CANCER INFORMATION BUS: Macmillan Cancer Support (OE) (Spring Gardens)

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

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10.30am to 11.30am - A.C. GRAYLING (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

noon to 1pm - SCENES FROM AN OPERA (M) (Palace Hotel)

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

2pm to 3.30pm - NORTHERN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA (M) (St John’s Church)

3.15pm to 4.15pm - (IN)VISIBLE: Shadow Syndicate (Th) (Underground Venues)

4pm to 5pm - JOHN MULLAN (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

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4:45pm to 5.30pm - WAITING FOR: Sudden Impulse Theatre Company (Th) (Underground Venues)

5.30pm to 6.30pm - THAT’S NOT HOW YOU SPELL PEDANTIC: Jim Higo (SW) (Underground Venues)

6pm to 6:50pm - CASUAL ENCOUNTERS: NoLogo Productions (Th) (Underground Venues)

* 6.15pm to 7.15pm - VICTORIAN CANDLE LIT TOURS: Poole’s Cavern (OE) (Poole’s Cavern)

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6.30pm to 8.30pm - DOG ROUGH: Anna Beecher (Th) (Underground Venues)

* 7pm to 8.15pm - THE DICKENS!: Charis Community Theatre (Th) (Buxton Community Church)

7pm to 8pm - YOU SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION: Scott Allsop (M) (Underground Venues)

7pm to 8.15pm - CHURCH PARABLES: THE PRODIGAL SON (O) (St John’s Church) S/O

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7.15pm to 8.15pm - YOU ALL KNOW ME - I’M JACK RUBY!: Clifford Barry (Th) (Underground Venues)

7.30pm to 9pm - SONGS FROM THE AMERICAS: Local Vocals (M) (Buckingham Hotel)

* 7.30pm to 8.30pm - VICTORIAN CANDLE LIT TOURS: Poole’s Cavern (OE) (Poole’s Cavern)

7.30pm to 8.30pm - PRESENT APOLOGIES: All Singing All Dancing (Th) (Beltane)

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* 7.30pm to 8.30pm - THE SHOW: Momentum Theatre (Th) (Old Clubhouse)

7.30pm to 8.30pm - A VIKING TALE - THE STORY OF SIGURD THE DRAGONSLAYER: SOOP Theatre (FF) (Pavilion Arts Centre Studio)

* 8pm to 10pm - MAGIC OF THE MUSICALS: One Accord (Th) (Hydro)

8.30pm to 9.30pm - WHEN THE OLD MAN DIED: Steve Bellwood (SW) (Underground Venues)

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* 8.30pm to 9.30pm - KISS OF THE RED MENACE: A TRIBUTE TO KANDER & EBB: Kerry Jo Hodgkin & Ladyblue Music (M) (The Railway)

8:45pm to 9:50pm - IN A LAND MUCH LIKE OURS: Breathe Out Theatre (Th) (Underground Venues)


10.15pm to 11.15pm - THE ZOO STORY: Sudden Impulse Theatre Company (Th) (Underground Venues)

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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.