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Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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Scrooge-Christmas Show

We visit Pitlochry every December for a family get together and we always go to The Pitlochry... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Happywanderers T
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West Lothian, United Kingdom
Light lunch

After coming from the salmon leap, my husband and I stopped here for a light lunch and to catch our... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Carol-Ann E
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average3%
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Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

We visit Pitlochry every December for a family get together and we always go to The Pitlochry Festival Theatre on the Saturday for the matinee performance. It is truly the start of our Christmas celebrations and we always look forward to it and have never...More

Thank Happywanderers T
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi, this year we are performing 'Singin' in the Rain' as our winter musical and it is already booking well. Thank you so much for your lovely review and hopefully we will see you again this December. You may not want to miss out on...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

After coming from the salmon leap, my husband and I stopped here for a light lunch and to catch our breath from the cold. The chips we had were very nice. There are other options of food on the menu. Inside the festival theatre apart,...More

Thank Carol-Ann E
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Hi, thank you for your review and we hope you can come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were lucky to get tickets for the last Scrooge performance on December 23rd and were not disappointed. The production with its special effects, performers, costumes and decoration is highly professional. The performers seemed to have fun on stage! We were so happy to have...More

Thank barbschwarz
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi, Scrooge was truly magnificent and certainly very popular and it is good to know you got the chance to see it. Our summer 2017 musical is 'High Society' which promises to be 'swellegant' and then our winter musical is 'Singin' in the Rain', another...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely "theatre in the hills", where we visited two performances in a single day. The large musical productions are as good and entertaining as anywhere else, and the repertory company clearly have great fun. Must-see.More

Thank Donald G
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi, our actors always have a great time as, in our summer program, each actor takes part in up to 4 performances in repertoire. This means they play different parts daily which is both challenging and rewarding in equal measure. Our Summer 2017 program is...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

Although we never need any reason to visit Pitlochry as it is such a lovely town and area, PFT usually has a significant impact on how often we do visit when time off from work allows. December 2016 with Scrooge the musical was another example....More

Thank StravaigingJock
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi, thank you for your wonderful review. This year we are doing 'Singin' in the Rain as our winter production, which promises to be a fantastic performance and it is easier to guarantee rain for you than snow ;-) We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

Another excellent performance which we have grown to expect. Very well portrayed and superb effects. Well worth the trip.

Thank alan s
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Scrooge was simply fantastic! It was PFT at its very best and we are very proud of all the fabulous feedback we have had. Thank you so much for your review and check out our new revamped website for what's on next summer.

Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We come to all shows if possible each year. Shows are great and Scrooge is a shining beacon. As always coffee and biscuits from the lovely staff and one of THE most helpful box offices anywhere in the land.More

Thank Viewlander
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. Did you know for the 2 years we have entered the running, we have been voted as Scotland's Most Welcoming Theatre. It is lovely to know that you visit so often and thank you so much for your continued...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

The musical was excellent. The audience no matter young or old were captivated all the time. It is because the performance was great and the stage was well planned and well used all the way through. What a great show for Christmas!

Thank Daisy C
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hi, yes, Scrooge is proving to be a huge success and certainly puts everyone in the Christmas spirit! Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 11 December 2016

We really love this theatre and the productions but the service at the restaurant and bar is woeful to say the least. We arrived 2 hours before the performance and had to queue for some time to order our food. That was nothing to the...More

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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write your review. Good customer service is something that we try to excel in throughout PFT, so I am surprised and extremely disappointed to learn of your experience at lunch. I have spoken with the Catering Manager...More

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Scrooge the musical was so good throughly enjoyed the whole performance I was captivated all the way through.We had the evening meal before the show it was lovely and quickly served but not rushed good choices and 3 courses for £25 had a great evening...More

Thank VICTORIAFife
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hi, thank you for your review of both the performance and the catering. It is so good to know that you enjoyed your evening with us and we hope to see you again soon.

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Pam M
Hi , Do you have a programme of shows this summer ? I can't seem to access one. Pam
27 March 2017|
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Response from giles c | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. Our summer programme is available online if you go to our website and click on 'What's On & Tickets' then scroll down that page to find links to a pdf file of the brochure or an interactive... More
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Paddy M
How do get to the theatre as we do not travel by car?
29 July 2016|
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Response from andypratt40 | Reviewed this property |
Train services from Edinburgh are good however if you are staying in Pitlochry, the Theatre is easily accessible by either taxi or a reasonable walk.
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Stuart H
We're looking forward very much to seeing Carousel on the 6th August and Role Play on the 29th July but would like to see a cast list etc. Any chance of finding anything out? Stuart H
18 July 2016|
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Response from StravaigingJock | Reviewed this property |
CAST - Carousel Billy Bigelow George Arvidson Julie Jordan Anna McGarahan Carrie Pipperidge Hannah Howie * Mrs Mullin Helen Logan David Bascombe Greg Powrie * Nettie Fowler Jacqueline Dutoit Enoch Snow Christopher Price... More
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