Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Tuesday July 16

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Tuesday July 16.


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)

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)

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)

Tuesday July 16

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)

10.30am to 11.30am - ANN WIDDECOMBE (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre) S/O

noon to 1pm - PASCAL & AMI ROGE (M) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

noon to 1.30pm - WALK: THE FUTURE OF BUXTON’S HERITAGE (OE) (Pavilion Gardens Bandstand)

1pm to 2pm - MUSIC ON THE ROOF: Pump Room Roof (M) (Pump Room)

2pm to 3pm - ANNE SOPHIE DUPRELS & PASCAL ROGE (M) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

2:45pm to 4pm - RAFFLES: ONE HEART AND MIND: Act-IV Theatre Company (Th) (Underground Venues)

3pm to 4pm - COOKERY DEMONSTRATION (OE) (Devonshire Dome)

4pm to 5pm - VICTORIA GLENDINNING (L) (Pavilion Arts Centre)

*4pm to 5pm - GOLDEN VOICES OF THE TOWNSHIP: Africa Entsha (M) (St John’s Church)

4.30pm to 5.30pm - DIABETIC PENGUINS: Frantic Sleepers (Th) (Underground Venues)

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

6pm to 7pm - (IN)VISIBLE: Shadow Syndicate (Th) (Underground Venues)

6pm to 7pm - A VIKING TALE - THE STORY OF SIGURD THE DRAGONSLAYER: SOOP Theatre (FF) (Pavilion Arts Centre Studio)

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

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

6.30pm to 8.15pm - LIONEL BART’S OLIVER!: Harpur Hill Primary School (FF) (Harpur Hill Primary School)

7pm to 8pm - LAUGHRICA: Daliso Chaponda (C) (Underground Venues)

7.15pm to 9.30pm - THE KILLING FLOWER & EIGHT SONGS FOR A MAD KING (O) (Buxton Opera House)

* 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) (Old Clubhouse)

7.30pm to 10pm - REVENGE OF THE SIXTH: Word Wizards (SW) (Buckingham Hotel)

7.30pm to 8.30pm - PAN-O-RAMA by Tom Crawshaw: REC Youth Theatre Company (FF) (Pavilion Arts Studio)

7.30pm to 8.15pm - BIN LADEN: THE ONE MAN SHOW: Knaive Theatre (Th) (Underground Venues)

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

9pm to 9:45pm - SHADOW ON THEIR WALL: Sheepish Productions (Th) (Underground Venues)

9pm to 10.15pm - TITUS ANDRONICUS: AN ALL-FEMALE PRODUCTION by William Shakespeare: Smooth Faced Gentlemen & Three’s Company (Th) (Pavilion Arts Centre Studio)

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

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.