Diary 2020

Our Fringe Diary tells you what's on each day. Click on an event's link to find out more about it, including how to buy tickets.

Many more events will come on stream before we reach the closing date for entries on Sunday 19th April. Please check back often.

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. NB Events in the For Families category tend to be specifically aimed at young people.

Numbers in brackets refer to venue numbers (see map)

Date:   Category:
Venue:

Wednesday 1 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

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Thursday 2 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

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Friday 3 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... WILL PRESTON CAN'T FACE REALITY: Will Preston ... Comedy ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

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Saturday 4 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... WILL PRESTON CAN'T FACE REALITY: Will Preston ... Comedy ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

9:15pm to 10:30pm ... ANNIE AND ANGELA'S DISCO DIVORCE PARTY: Andy Quirk and Anna J ... Comedy ... Hydro Restaurant and Bar (22)

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Sunday 5 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 2:00pm to 4:00pm ... BY POPULAR REQUEST: VociVoices ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

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Monday 6 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Family Friendly 8:00pm to 10:00pm ... CHAMBER FAVOURITES: Cheshire Chamber Collective ... Music ... Christ Church, Burbage (85)

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Tuesday 7 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... SYLVIA VS THE FASCISTS: Breathe Out Theatre ... Theatre ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 7:30pm to 8:30pm ... TROMBONE TUNES, TROMBONE TALK: Sam Slide & Friends ... Music ... Lee Wood Hotel – Pendennis 1 (91a)

Family Friendly 8:00pm to 9:30pm ... POOLE INCARNATE: The Will Hathorne Band ... Music ... Poole's Cavern (34a)

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Wednesday 8 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

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Thursday 9 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... SYLVIA VS THE FASCISTS: Breathe Out Theatre ... Theatre ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

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Friday 10 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

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Saturday 11 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... SYLVIA VS THE FASCISTS: Breathe Out Theatre ... Theatre ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 7:00pm to 9:00pm ... FLUTEFULNESS: The Norden Flute Quartet ... Music ... High Peak Bookstore and Cafe (30)

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Sunday 12 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Family Friendly 1:00pm to 4:00pm ... TINY! TREASURE HUNTERS: Stone and Water ... Children's Events ... Pavilion Gardens – Playground (33m)

6:30pm to 7:30pm ... SYLVIA VS THE FASCISTS: Breathe Out Theatre ... Theatre ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

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Monday 13 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 2:30pm to 3:50pm ... THE NIGHTINGALE OF SOUTH BANK : Little Pixie Productions ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

Opera House Sales 8:00pm to 10:30pm ... BIG BAND TAKES THE STAGE.: High Peak Big Band ... Music ... Conservative Club (79)

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Tuesday 14 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 7:30pm to 8:30pm ... TROMBONE TUNES, TROMBONE TALK: Sam Slide & Friends ... Music ... Lee Wood Hotel – Pendennis 1 (91a)

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Wednesday 15 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 2:30pm to 3:50pm ... THE NIGHTINGALE OF SOUTH BANK : Little Pixie Productions ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 7:30pm to 10:00pm ... AN EVENING OF CLOSE UP MAGIC & MIND READING: High Peak Magic Circle ... And More... ... Pavilion Gardens – Octagon (33d)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 7:45pm to 9:45pm ... VOICES IN HARMONY: Harmony Revival ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

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Thursday 16 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

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Friday 17 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales Family Friendly 2:30pm to 3:50pm ... THE NIGHTINGALE OF SOUTH BANK : Little Pixie Productions ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

Opera House Sales 7:45pm to 8:30pm ... ALAN BENNETT'S 'BED AMONG THE LENTILS': Library Theatre Touring Company ... Theatre ... United Reformed Church – Purple Room: Church (55a)

Family Friendly 8:00pm to 9:30pm ... POOLE INCARNATE: The Will Hathorne Band ... Music ... Poole's Cavern (34a)

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Saturday 18 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Family Friendly 11:00am to 12:30pm ... A CAPPELLA AND CAKE: Ordsall A Cappella Singers ... Music ... United Reformed Church – Purple Room: Church (55a)

Opera House Sales 1:30pm to 2:30pm ... LUNCHTIME CLASSICAL SONG RECITAL: Little Pixie Productions ... Music ... Buxton Methodist Church – Church (6a)

Family Friendly 2:00pm to 5:00pm ... BUXTON'S PRIDE PICNIC: Stone and Water ... Fringe & Community ... Pavilion Gardens – Swimming Pool Lawns (33n)

Opera House Sales 2:30pm to 3:15pm ... ALAN BENNETT'S 'BED AMONG THE LENTILS': Library Theatre Touring Company ... Theatre ... United Reformed Church – Purple Room: Church (55a)

Family Friendly 3:00pm to 4:30pm ... A CAPPELLA AND CAKE: Ordsall A Cappella Singers ... Music ... St Mary's Church (41)

Family Friendly 6:30pm to 7:30pm ... ANNETTE GREGORY & FRIENDS - JAZZ & ME: Annette Gregory ... Music ... Green Man Gallery (86)

Family Friendly 7:00pm to 9:00pm ... SUMMER VOICES: Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir with Alicia Hill ... Music ... United Reformed Church – Purple Room: Church (55a)

8:30pm to 9:30pm ... SYLVIA VS THE FASCISTS: Breathe Out Theatre ... Theatre ... Green Man Gallery – Ground Floor Gallery (86a)

9:15pm to 10:30pm ... ANNIE AND ANGELA'S DISCO DIVORCE PARTY: Andy Quirk and Anna J ... Comedy ... Hydro Restaurant and Bar (22)

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Sunday 19 July

midnight to 11:59pm ... ALICE GOES ELSEWHERE: Buxton Drama League ... Spoken Word ... Online only (102)

Opera House Sales 2:30pm to 3:15pm ... ALAN BENNETT'S 'BED AMONG THE LENTILS': Library Theatre Touring Company ... Theatre ... United Reformed Church – Purple Room: Church (55a)

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