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Press Release: Prescot Festival Celebrates Shakespeare

A Merseyside arts festival is asking budding writers to take inspiration from William Shakespeare, in the 400th year since the death of the great playwright. The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts has chosen ‘in a pickle’ as the theme for its annual short story contest, now in its fifth year. The phrase was…

Prescot Festival – Spring News

2016 Prescot Festival Approaches Preparations for the 12th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts have been underway since the curtain fell on the 2015 festival, and the full schedule is now online. Tickets go on sale on 1 May 2016 for a packed programme that includes Swingshift Big Band, Wigan Youth Brass Band,…

Come & Sing Mozart’s Requiem

The Prescot Festival Chorus will perform Mozart’s Requiem as part of the 12th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts, and all sopranos, altos, tenors and basses are invited to ‘Come & Sing.’ The concert takes place at Prescot Parish Church on Saturday 18 June 2016 at 7pm, with rehearsals on Wednesday 15 June (7pm-9pm)…