Online Events 2021

Full information about our online events. If you're interested in a particular category simply click on the colour coded links below.

Many more events will come on stream before we reach the closing date for entries on Tuesday 18th May. Please check back often.

Some of the events below may be hybrid ones in which case any physical performances will be subject to the government's coronavirus guidelines as they stand in July.

Ticket information can be found on each event listing. Opera House Sales denotes advanced bookings can be made from the Opera House Box Office 01298 72190 (or online) from early June. Our Tickets page has general advice about ticketing at the Fringe.

Events marked Family Friendly have been suggested by the entrant as generally suitable for family viewing. Events in the Children's Events category are specifically aimed at young people.

Please note that details of performances, including times and dates, may be subject to Late Changes. Numbers in brackets refer to venue numbers (see map). How to make a Comment.

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 Spoken Word

BUXTON SPOKEN WORDS LIVE! - Buxton Spoken Words Family Friendly
Original and favourite poetry performed by local writers from Buxton and the High Peak. This event will take place live and in person if at all possible. If not it will take place online. Further details to be announced. (New Writing)
Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a) OpenStreetMap 8 Jul 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Online: or 9-25 Jul all day Free, Donations: Donations towards our Fringe Festival costs will be gratefully received. Comments

Writers in the Peak

Once again Writers in the Peak are returning to the Fringe. Step into the world of twitching curtains, ponderings and the meanderings of others. Peer inside their heads and join us as we explore their thoughts through monologues, poetry and music. (New Writing)
Online: 7-25 Jul all day £1, Strong language, Ages 14+ Gallery
 Bookings via 07497 910930 Comments

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The Crooked Spire, The Windlass edition.

In 1360, John Carpenter arrives in Chesterfield to build a windlass and erect a new church spire. But the master carpenter is murdered. More death and intrigue follow and John becomes the suspect. Will John find young Walter who has disappeared? And will he be able to clear his name? (New Writing)
Online: 18 Jul from 7:30pm, 19-25 Jul all day Free, BSL Interpreter Gallery
Further information: 07497910930 Comments

A Whiter Shade of Pale

A WHITER SHADE OF PALE - Buxton Drama League
An original comedy audioplay by Buxton Drama League. Ghostly uninvited guests in the ancestral home of the Wellhavalin family have stories to tell. A visiting Paranormal Investigation Team seem more bitter and twisted than the spirits. For some this won't end well. For others there will be valuable life lessons. (New Writing)
Online: 7-25 Jul all day Free, Strong Language, Violence, Adult Themes. Duration: 1 Hour Approx., Donations: A Donation Link is Available.
Further information: free Comments

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 Visual Arts

BUXTON PHOTO CHALLENGE 2021 - Chapel Camera Club Family Friendly
Just for fun again this year! Take six photos on six themes in six hours - in the right order. You can use your camera or phone and take them anywhere you like. No judging or prizes this year, but an enjoyable challenge which will sharpen your observation/photography skills.
Online: 10 Jul 10am to 4pm Free
Further information: Free event Comments

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