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Doddie Weir at Winter Words 2020
Scottish rugby legend George Wilson, better known to the world as Doddie Weir, will return to Winter Words Festival at Pitlochry Festival Theatre on Thursday, 13 February at 3pm, with his unique brand of humour and positive thinking, especially welcome after having, sadly, had to miss last year’s event.
Read more 20/01/2020
Stories to Dine Out On at Winter Words
The ever-popular Literary Lunch sessions are back for Winter Words 2020 at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, at 12.45pm each day, 13-16 February, with a selection of delicacies - by word and mouth – to tempt everyone!
Read more 15/01/2020
Winter Words Festival 2020 Announced
Already looking forward to Spring? Pitlochry Festival Theatre launches the countdown with 30 events in the Winter Words Festival, 13-16 February, celebrating Stories, Scotland and the Natural World, and hot-wiring the nation’s literary year into new life.
Read more 08/01/2020
Banff Film Festival Early at Pitlochry in 2020
The world’s most prestigious mountain film festival returns to Pitlochry Festival Theatre on Saturday, 18 January – two weeks earlier than the usual time - with two different screenings of extraordinary, action-packed collections of short films, 2pm and 7pm – a must-see for anyone with a spirit of adventure!
Read more 16/12/2019
Announcing a new Playwriting Group for writers in Perth and Kinross!
Applications are now open to join the Perthshire Plays Playwriting Group. The creation of the Group follows consultation with writers at a New Writing Open Day at Perth Theatre in November.
Read more 05/12/2019
2020 Season announced for Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Pitlochry’s 2020 Season, announced today, is a great blend of new work from leading Scottish writers, timeless favourites and an extraordinary Broadway Musical.
Read more 02/12/2019
A Christmas Carol opens in Pitlochry
It’s time to Deck The Halls, now the long-awaited festive show, A Christmas Carol has burst onto the stage at Pitlochry Festival Theatre over the weekend, in a trumpet call of live music, traditional carols, a maze of Christmas trees and some ghostly goings on!
Read more 26/11/2019
Pitlochry School Christmas Carol Poster Competition Winners!
Pitlochry Festival Theatre enlisted the help of young designers from Pitlochry Primary School to create wonderfully colourful and striking posters for the much-anticipated, festive show, A Christmas Carol, which opened Thursday, 21 November.
Read more 22/11/2019
Young cast banish ‘Bah Humbug!’ from Pitlochry Christmas
Pitlochry Festival Theatre reveal an incredibly talented young cast will, this year, be taking central parts in A Christmas Carol, along with the professional company. 
Read more 18/11/2019
Stage and screen-star, Colin McCredie talks on being Scrooged!
As rehearsals got well underway for Isobel McArthur’s new adaptation of A Christmas Carol at Pitlochry Festival Theatre - opening Thursday, 21 November, 7pm - star of stage, and both large and small screens, Colin McCredie, took time out to talk to us about finding his inner Scrooge!
Read more 11/11/2019
A Christmas Carol: Cast Announcement
We are delighted to reveal the cast for our festive feel-good tale A Christmas Carol which opens Thursday, 21 November, 7pm. Playing the pivotal role of Scrooge is Perthshire acting legend Colin McCredie. Colin is best known for playing D.C Fraser in over 75 episodes of Taggart for STV. He...
Read more 04/11/2019
Pitlochry Hosts BBC TV's Breaking The News
Pitlochry Festival Theatre is excited to be hosting Breaking the News, the multi-award winning topical comedy panel show, which will be filming there next Thursday, 7 November 3pm, in the auditorium. Tickets are FREE and can be reserved on the BBC website here. Please note they cannot be booked through the...
Read more 31/10/2019
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