ANGELS IN AMERICA
Set in 1980’s New York against a backdrop of right wing politics and an escalating AIDS pandemic.
Dark secrets, clandestine relationships and devastating revelations all threaten to break apart the seemingly perfect world of a small group of friends.
A visual Arts Exhibition hosted at both the Harris Museum and the Pavilion at Avenham Park for the duration of the festival 21 – 30 June.
LIVE AT THE GUILD HALL NIGHT 1
Family friendly comedy night, starring Barbara Nice, Lost Voice Guy, Jonny Awsum, Ben Hart and Steve Royle.
LOCKDOWN STORIES DRAMA
A tapestry of theatrical imagination celebrating local voices and experiences.
LOCKDOWN STORIES DANCE
An uplifting, moving and heart-warming set of dance stories in response to COVID-19.
THE AVENHAMS + DR!FTWOOD + REILLY JAMES
The Ferret joins forces with Preston Live Festival to bring you 3 excellent live acts from the North West: The Avenhams + DR!FTWOOD + Reilly James.
INNER CITY JAZZ CLUB
Longstanding Jazz collective from Liverpool known for their legendary sets at the Grapes descend on Preston for a night of hot summer latin jazz.
PRESTON COLLEGE DANCE: UNLOCKED
An exuberant celebration of what Preston College Dance students have achieved during the pandemic.
ACOUSTIC / DJ / QUIZ / COMEDY
A week packed with various events!
1842 RESTAURANT & BAR
SUMMER SESSIONS ROSTER
1842 Restaurant & Bar kick off their highly anticipated Summer Sessions Roster, running bi-weekly throughout summer.
LIVE AT THE GUILD HALL NIGHT 2
Adult comedy night, starring Dan Nightingale, Adam Rowe, Lauren Pattinson and Paul Smith.
WORLD CRIME LEAGUE
World Crime League was formed in 2018 by Benny Video, inspired by Library and Soundtrack production houses of the 1970s and 1980s.
AVENHAM & MILLER PARK
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR
A theatrical recreation of Eric Carle’s beautifully imaginative stories, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show features a menagerie of 76 loveable puppets.
LOCKDOWN STORIES SPOKEN WORD
A night of musings and word play/ Sometimes emotive. Sometimes hilarious. Always engaging and truthful.
PREST-END: A EVENING OF MUSICAL THEATRE
An evening of musical theatre celebrating the best of Preston’s talent, through the shows of London’s West End.
TERO KULERO + POLYPORES
A special show as part of Preston Live Festival!
MARKET STREET SOCIAL
THE BAILEY / DEAN / CULSHAW TRIO
Market St Social brings you An Evening of Jazz featuring three of Preston's most loved musicians coming together as The Bailey/Dean/Culshaw Trio.
Pick your jaws up from the floor as this cast of incredible conjurers, including Britain’s Got Talent’s Jamie Raven, defy reality and blow you away with a night of mind-bending illusions!
Romance, revenge and redemption meet in Shakespeare’s final play – a desert island comedy like no other.