Rodgers & Hammerstein Festival Fundraiser for March 2017

Bentley Operatic Society are back in town on Friday 10 March for a Prescot Festival fundraiser. The popular musical theatre society perform songs from the shows of Rodgers and Hammerstein – the legendary Broadway duo behind South Pacific, The Sound of Music and more – at 7pm in Prescot Parish Meeting Room. They return by popular demand, following…

Christmas 2016 in Prescot

As has become an annual tradition, the key event of Prescot Festival’s own festive programme this year is the Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert. This jubilant evening of favourite holiday tunes and carols takes place on Thursday 8 December at 7pm in Prescot Parish Church. Tickets are just £5 on the door, and children are free (under 16, accompanied…

Bach, Puccini & More on the Programme This Friday

Parish Musicians in Concert features music from an array of celebrated classical composers this Friday. Fauré, Puccini, Bach, Schubert and others are all lined up for the evening event, with a lineup of artists that includes Tim Hall on organ, Robert Howard on bassoon and piano, Laura Bonnett on flute and David Kernick singing tenor. About…

Christmas in Prescot 2015

Planning ahead to Christmas already? We’ve got lots more details coming soon about what’s on in Prescot this Christmas, but for now, here are a few crucial dates for your diary: Saturday 28 November – Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on Saturday 28 November – Prescot Parish Church Christmas Fayre – 10am-2pm Thursday 10 December – 7pm-8.15pm Mayor of…

Brass & Organ Concert Raises £370+

Audiences were delighted on Friday 25 September with a concert programme that included much-loved pieces by Bach, Vierne and Charpentier. The excellent Brassworks quintet were joined by trumpeter Pete Moss and parish organist Tim Hall, in a recital that raised a welcome £371.80 for parish funds. A particular highlight was the premiere of a new…