Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Tuesday July 15

Buxton Opera House during the festival
Buxton Opera House during the festival

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


During opening hours (closed Mondays) DERBYSHIRE OPEN 2014: Buxton Museum & Art Gallery (7) (VA)

During opening hours (closed Mondays) TAKEN FROM THE LANDSCAPE: Kate Pheasey (7) (VA)

Daily 10:30am to 5:30pm WITHIN THE FRINGE: Buxton & High Peak Artists (86) (VA)

Daily (except July 25-27) 10:30am to 5:30pm SQUARE ROOTS: The Green Man Gallery (86) (VA)

Daily (except July 9-11) 9:30am to 5:00pm SEA FEVER: High Peak Artists (33f) (VA)


10:30am to 11:30am PETER SNOW (8) (L)


1:00pm to 2:00pm - SUMMER SHOWCASE: Kaleidoscope Community Choir (33d) (M)

2:00pm to 3:00pm - JANS ONDAATJE ROLLS (74) (L)

2:30pm to 3:15pm - MARK TWAIN’S THE DIARIES OF ADAM & EVE: Bern and Betsy Budd (10) (SW)

3:15pm to 4:15pm - MICHAEL CHANCE & PAUL BEIER (40) (M)

4:00pm to 5:00pm - TREASURE ISLAND: Uproot Theatre Company (10) (Th)

4:30pm to 5:30pm HERMIONE LEE (74) (L)

5:00pm to 5:30pm - FRINGE AT FIVE: Buxton Festival Fringe (33 Bandstand) (ST)

5:30pm to 6:15pm - INVISIBLE WOMAN: Maxine Jones (10) (C)

* 5:30pm to 6:30pm - DRACULA’S WOMEN UNDERGROUND: Butterfly (34a) (Th)

6:00pm to 6:10pm - A SONG AT SIX (M) (33 - Bandstand)

6:15pm to 6:45pm - PRE-OPERA TALK (74) (O)

* 7:00pm to 8:00pm - DRACULA’S WOMEN UNDERGROUND: Butterfly (34a) (Th)

7:00pm to 8:00pm - SOUTHBOUND AND DOWN: Caimh McDonnell (10) (C)

7:00pm to 9:00pm - FAIRFIELD MUSIC FESTIVAL: St Peter’s Church, Fairfield (42a) (M)

7:15pm to 10:00pm - THE JACOBIN (8) (O)

7:30pm to 8:15pm - WAITING FOR GANDALF: Chris Neville-Smith with Durham Dramatic Society (10) (Th)

7:30pm to 8:30pm - BLUE REMEMBERED HILLS by Dennis Potter: REC Youth Theatre (74a) (Th)

* 7:30pm to 8:30pm - TROMBONE TUNES, TROMBONE TALK: Sam Slide and Friends (21) (M)

* 8:30pm to 9:30pm - DRACULA’S WOMEN UNDERGROUND: Butterfly (34a) (Th)

8:30pm to 9:30pm - FEMINISM FOR CHAPS: Andrew Watts (10) (C)

* 8:30pm to 9:30pm - SERIOUSLY FUNNY: Dreamshed Theatre (55a) (Th)

9:00pm to 10:00pm - THE SPEECH by Tony Earnshaw: Unfit Productions (10) (Th)

10:00pm to 11:00pm - STORIES ABOUT LOVE, DEATH AND A RABBIT: Samantha Mann (10) (C)

10:30pm to 11:20pm - THIS WAY MADNESS LIES: Augustus Stephens (10) (Th)

Events listed in bold are official Festival events, booking line through the Opera House: 0845 127 2190 or Events listed in bold italics are in both the Festival and the Fringe.

Fringe events marked * denote advanced bookings can be made from the Opera House Box Office 0845 127 2190 or online at


Th (Theatre); M (Music); C (Comedy); Da (Dance); V (Visual Arts); F (Film); FF (For Families); SW (Spoken Word); OE (Other Events/Special Festival 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.


02 Buxton Community School

04 University of Derby Buxton (Dome)

06 Buxton Methodist Church

07 Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

08 Buxton Opera House/ Forecourt

10 Underground Venues

11 Scrivener’s Bookshop

21 Old Clubhouse

22 Hydro Restaurant and Bar

23 Buxton Tap House

31 Old Hall Hotel

32 The Palace Hotel

33 Pavilion Gardens

34 Poole’s Cavern

35 The Railway

40 St John’s Church

41 St Mary’s Church

42 St Peter’s Church

44 Lee Wood Hotel

45 Trinity Church

53 Burbage Institute, Nursery Lane, Buxton, SK17 6UL

55 United Reformed Church

62 Spring Bank Arts Centre, New Mills, SK22 4BH

70 Buckingham Hotel

74 Arts Centre

86 Green Man Gallery

94 Grinlow Woods - at Poole’s Cavern

95 9 Wye Head, Buxton SK17 9AG

96 St Thomas More School

99 The Market Place

Visitors are advised to check on the website: or with the Fringe Information Desk 01298 73461 where possible. For the Festival see or the Festival Office 01298 70395.