Two Days to 2013 Prescot Festival

We’ve had more singers from across the region sign up to sing than ever before to sing with Prescot Festival Chorus – and this is our seventh “Come & Sing” event. They’ll be rehearsing Fauré’s Requiem this evening, ready for the performance on Saturday, with Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral’s Philip Arkwright waving his baton at the helm. (And we’re…

Three Days to Go: Tickets Still Available

Tickets for the Prescot Festival are selling well, but nothing is sold out – so snap up your tickets while you can. The 10-day festival starts this Friday, 21 June, at 7.30pm with Songs from the Shows – an all-British programme featuring classic tunes from such hit musicals as The Phantom of the Opera, Joseph and His…

Explore Local History at Prescot Festival

The Ninth Annual Prescot Festival has lots to satisfy local history buffs. A rare screening of vintage footage of Prescot takes place on Saturday 29 June. The one-hour event will include material from Prescot Museum and Prescot Film Archive Society. Cine film of the town centre (pictured) and other local spots in the 1970s will…

Press Release: Prescot Festival Tunes up for Opening Weekend

Volunteers at a Merseyside music festival are busy preparing for an opening weekend that includes choirs, West End show tunes and an organist from Liverpool Cathedral. The Prescot Festival opens on Friday 21 June with Birkenhead Operatic Society, aka BOST (pictured), one of the North West’s most renowned musical theatre groups. The ‘Best of British’…

Meet the 2013 Sponsors

Say hello to the sponsors of the Ninth Annual Prescot Festival of Music and the Arts: Bosprint – complete print solutions (lithographic, digital & large format) Prescot Reptiles – reptile & exotic pet supplies on Leyland Street Destiny Property – independent estate & letting agents based in Prescot Margaret Rose – Ladieswear, childrenswear, “a fashionable…