The Magic of Christmas set to burst into life over Pitlochry and Fife
Christmas joy will be more important than ever this year, so the teams at Pitlochry Festival Theatre and OnFife have put their heads together to make sure COVID-19 – unlike the Grinch – does not steal Christmas!
Read more 07/09/2020
Premières of new works from leading British playwrights
Starting this August 7, Pitlochry Festival Theatre will launch not one, but four months of online premières, as part of its three-year Shades of Tay project, reimagined at the start of lockdown with immediacy for these challenging times.
Read more 27/07/2020
Stellar Quines and Pitlochry Festival Theatre release four Letters To… films in lockdown
Stellar Quines has released four new Letters To... films, supported by Pitlochry Festival Theatre. For this call out during COVID-19 lockdown, four themes were offered for writers to pick from when drafting their Letters To... These themes were chosen to reflect this precarious and pertinent moment in history, and were...
Read more 12/06/2020
Announcing How To Build Your Own Theatre!
To celebrate what would have been the opening night of the Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s 2020 season, Friday 22 May - and the 69th anniversary of the acclaimed Perthshire theatre opening up as a Tent Theatre, in 1951 - the venue are offering families a fun-filled, illustrated, online book to help...
Read more 29/05/2020
BBC Radio 3 to première Adventures with the Painted People
A new play by David Greig, Adventures with the Painted People, originally commissioned by Pitlochry Festival Theatre as part of the theatre’s 2020 season, and now a BBC ARTS – Culture in Quarantine, BBC Radio 3, Naked Productions, Pitlochry Festival Theatre in association with The Royal Lyceum Edinburgh production, is...
Read more 07/05/2020
UPDATE 18.10 16 March: Pitlochry Festival Theatre closes to the public
Hello everyone, PFT is reaching out. Following current advice, the Theatre will close temporarily. We will deliver our 2020 Summer Season.  
Read more 10/03/2020
Barefoot Cast talk love, romance… and being spontaneous!
Ahead of the first Spring production opening at Pitlochry Festival Theatre next week, 12 March, 7pm, stars of the show took time out to answer quick questions around the themes in Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park: “What’s your most romantic memory?”, “Do opposites attract?” and, “What’s the most spontaneous...
Read more 03/03/2020
Musical Madness and Big Band Swing at Pitlochry
Pitlochry Festival Theatre offers further two special concerts this weekend, 28 and 29 February with, hot from theatreland, Mad About Musicals, and regular, sell-out Pitlochry favourites, Pasadena Roof Orchestra, both at 7pm.
Read more 25/02/2020
Dance onto the stage at Pitlochry
After an acclaimed stage performance of North and South last year, Pitlochry Festival Theatre is once again on the hunt for community cast to join the professionals on stage this coming Summer Season. And this year, the theatre is looking for you to get your dancing shoes on and join...
Read more 21/02/2020
Pitlochry Festival Theatre mourns the passing of John Durnin
Staff at Pitlochry Festival Theatre have been greatly saddened to learn that the wonderful director, John Durnin, passed away on Sunday.
Read more 18/02/2020
Double-concert whammy at Pitlochry
Pitlochry Festival Theatre offers a two concerts weekend 21 and 22 February, with Thank You For The Music – The Ultimate Tribute to ABBA, and drop into the Grand Ole Opry with Islands In The Stream and the music of Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers both at 7pm.
Read more 17/02/2020
Doddie fills Winter Words Launch with laughter
As the 16th annual Winter Words Festival kicked off a fantastic first day at Pitlochry Festival Theatre on Thursday, 13 February, one of Scotland’s best-loved treasures, rugby fan-favourite, and something of a national legend, Doddie Weir, brought the house down with laughter in a packed auditorium, and filled out the...
Read more 13/02/2020
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