Festival of Choirs returns to North Devon

Joseph Bulmer

THE annual and always popular North Devon Festival of Choirs returns to the Queen’s Theatre in Barnstaple Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8.

Featuring some of the best of the region’s choral talent, the line up for this year includes some well established and respected local choirs plus new groups eagerly awaiting the chance to take part in their first festival.

On Saturday choirs performing include the Appledore Singers, Barnstaple Ladies Choir, Barnstaple Male Voice Choir, Newport Community School Choir, Harmony Unlimited, Ploughcapella and Horwood and Newton Tracey School.

Sunday will see newcomers Brookdale Gospel Singers and the LaLa Choir join Barnstaple Jubilee Singers, Ilfracombe Ladies Choir, Pilton Bluecoat School and Rejoice the Voice.

Taking part both performances are Nigel Brooks Juniors, Panache and students from Laine Theatre Arts.

For a night of choral entertainment, call the Box Office for tickets on (01271) 324242.

Things To Do