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The Kamuli Highland Games

Date: 30th Aug 2014

Location: Pilmuir House, Haddington

Time: 15:00 - 19:00

Cost: £20 family ticket, £10 single ticket if booked in advance. £30 family ticket if bought on the day.

A day of summer family fun, open to all. Launch event for 'School Lunches for Kamuli', a new local charity aiming to provide lunches for primary school children in Kamuli, Uganda

Games, BBQ and bar, live music.

Games include Hoy the haggis, Wang the welly, limbo-dancing, obstacle course, treasure hunt, touch rugby, races, beat the goalie, bouncy castle, face painting.

Compete in teams to win prize for overall winners. Competition tent for best sponge cake best fruitcake, best jam or chutney, best tray bake, funniest fruit or vegetable animal and best miniature garden.

All in the beautiful historic walled gardens of Pilmuir House, Haddington.

More information and tickets available through: http://kamulischoollunches.org.uk   

 

Happening Today, 21st August 2014

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Pianos @1 – Pavel Markov

Date: 21st Aug 2014

Location: The Brunton, Musselburgh

Time: 13:00

Cost: Lunch & Concert package £12, £6 concert only

Enjoy a showcase of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s finest piano students and staff in this exciting nine concert series.

Escape the hustle and bustle with optional soup and a sandwich at 12 noon followed by an hour long classical concert from 1pm. Programmes feature classics from the piano repertoire alongside a few surprises for you to discover along the way.  Have the chance to hear the stars of tomorrow and be dazzled by their performances.

Chopin - Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante, Op. 22
Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2​ (Tempest)
Stravinsky - Three Movements from Petrushka  

Pavel Markov is a Bulgarian-born pianist who began his piano studies at the age of six and quickly built up an impressive record of national and international competition successes. His prizes include: first prize at the International Nesebar Festival, third prize at the Bukov International Competition, third prize at the Roussel International Competition, two first prizes at the Burgas National Competition for Bulgarian music, second prize for the Conservatoire’s Bach Prize in 2012, and his last success was third prize at the 6th Isidor Bajic Internation Competition. In March 2013 he made his debut with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra playing Ravel Piano Concerto in G major. In September Pavel will start his Master of Music studies at the Royal College of Music in London.

Part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014.

Book now! 0131 665 2240 or www.edfringe.com

The Dolly Parton Story

Date: 21st Aug 2014

Location: The Brunton, Musselburgh

Time: 19:30

Cost: £16 (£14)

This new show pays tribute to one of the greatest icons of popular music, Dolly Parton.

Featuring Andrea Pattison and the Partoners.

This new show pays tribute to one of the greatest icons of popular music, Dolly Parton. The stunning vocals of Andrea Pattison are backed by an all live 4 piece band. You can expect to hear accurate versions of Dolly’s most celebrated material, from her early Country classics such as Coat of Many Colours’ through to her later smash hits such as ‘Islands in the Stream’ and ‘9 to 5’.

Part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014.

Book now! 0131 665 2240 or www.edfringe.com

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