Today at the Buxton Festival & Fringe - Wednesday July 9

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

Listings for the Buxton Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe for Wednesday July 9.


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)


1pm to 2pm - MY UNCLE DONALD AND OTHER ISLAND RAMBLES: Stratford Festival of Salon Arts (Scrivener’s Bookshop) (SW)

* 5:30pm to 6:20pm - AN EXTRAORDINARY LIGHT: Breathe Out Theatre (Old Clubhouse) (Th)

6:00pm to 7:00pm - HIS AND HERS WILD VAUDEVILLE: His and Hers (Underground Venues) (C)

7:30pm to 8:30pm - GEIN’S FAMILY GIFTSHOP: VOLUME 1 (EDINBURGH PREVIEW): Gein’s Family Giftshop (Underground Venues) (C)

* 7:30pm to 8:30pm - HIS LETTERS: Dreamshed Theatre (United Reformed Church) (Th)

7:30pm to 9:00pm - HARP QUARTET CONCERT: CLOUDS Harp Quartet (United Reformed Church) (M)

* 7:30pm to 9:00pm - PHILLIPA & WILL ARE NOW IN A RELATIONSHIP. THE WAKE: Freerange (Old Clubhouse) (Th)

8:30pm to 9:30pm - MORGAN BERRY LIVE: Joe Rowntree (Underground Venues) (C)

9:00pm to 10:00pm - SCOTT BENNETT: ABOUT A ROY: Scott Bennett (Underground Venues) (C)

10:00pm to 10:45pm - FINDING ME (TAKE ME AS I AM): Carol Robson (Underground Venues) (SW)

10:30pm to 11:30pm - PHONE WHORE (A ONE-ACT PLAY WITH FREQUENT INTERRUPTIONS): Cameryn Moore/Little Black Book Productions (Underground Venues) (Th)

Events listed in bold are official Festival events, booking line through the Opera House: 0845 127 2190 or Events listed in heavy bold type 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.

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.