It is with great sadness that the Festival learns of the death of the much loved and respected drama teacher, examiner and adjudicator, BRIAN HINDLE. Brian had been a long standing supporter of our Festival, adjudicating at both the Speech and Drama Festival and the more recent Festival of One Act Plays. His career spanned [...]
It is with disappointment that we must confirm that the 2020 LSA Festival of Performing Arts in now cancelled. It has proved impossible to guarantee the safety and well-being of everyone who attends our festivals and so with great reluctance we have decided to cancel the rescheduled festivals in September and October. Refunds of class [...]
The Music & Singing and Speech & Drama Festivals have now been rescheduled to SATURDAY 26th & SUNDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 2020. Classes and timings will remain the same. Keep rehearsing your pieces! See you all in September and keep safe and healthy in the meantime.
The Speech and Drama & Music and Singing Festivals this weekend are now postponed because of the Coronavirus situation. The safety and well being of everyone involved in the Festival is of paramount importance so we are rescheduling the festival activies to late September. We are disappointed but hopeful that the festival will take place [...]
In advance of our performance days this year the organising team suggest all visitors to our festival take note of the WHO advice regarding coronavirus, including WASH your hands frequently, AVOID touching eyes, nose and mouth, MAINTAIN social distancing, PRACTICE respiratory hygiene and SEEK medical care early if you have fever, cough or cold. (see [...]
It's not long to wait until the first of our festival events begins our 2020 festival. The Music and Singing section of the LSA Festival of Performing Arts will burst into life on Saturday 21st March at AKS School in Lytham St Annes. We are so excited - hope you are too!
It is with great sadness that we remember our friend and festival Treasurer, Shirley Lennie, who died unexpectedly in September. A vibrant, positive member of the organisation: sadly missed and fondly remembered.
The running order of plays at the One Act Play Festival (Sun 29th Sept) can be found on the website - go to The Festival>Speech & Drama>Festival of One Act Plays. Don't miss a minute of this great theatrical afternoon - guaranteed to go with a bang!