Programme 23-26 September 2010
Honorary President: Alison Balsom
Comedy night SG8 Niteclub
Stand-up poet Jude Simpson performs her unique blend of comedy, witty wordplay, poetry, rap and song.
Sarah Harrison performs An Uncertain Age in which Joyce Grenfell meets Jo Brand in the novelist’s celebration of the “early afternoon” of life as it affects women and, by association, men. Words, music, laughs and a free Festival cocktail. (This event is supported by Butlers Taxis Service).
Thursday 7.30pm. Tickets £5 from the Stationery Cupboard or take your chance on the door.
Sing-a-long Mamma Mia! The Meridian School
Cinema returns to Royston with this glittering Abba evening. Come along as a Dancing Queen or a Super trouper and the winner takes it all in our fancy dress competition. Free popcorn - and bring your own drink. (This event is supported by Royston First).
Friday 7.30pm (Doors open 7pm) Tickets £5 fromThe Stationery Cupboard or take a chance on the door.
Open-air Theatre Shakespeare & Co Priory Memorial Gardens
Ex-National Theatre staff director Robin Belfield returns with his Yellowtale theatre company. Enjoy the best bits of the Bard and his contemporaries from Juliet’s balcony to the Forest of Arden.
Sunday 3-4.30pm FREE (If wet this event will be held in the Parish Church).
Park live! Saturday 10am-5pm (See Priory Memorial Gardens details inside)
Youth art exhibition Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm
(See Town Hall details inside)
Festival Finale concert Sunday 7pm
(See Parish Church details inside) The Royston Arts Festival’smain partner is Johnson Matthey plc
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