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Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
+44 1796 484600
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A little bit of sunshine

Today we went to see High Society at the Theatre in Pitlochry ..The weather was wet and the sky... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
besharp1948
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Crieff, United Kingdom
stunning views

We had the pleasure of going to two shows. Both excellent and very different. Hats off to the cast... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sparklysjw
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Burnley, United Kingdom
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Port-Na-Craig, Pitlochry PH16 5DR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Today we went to see High Society at the Theatre in Pitlochry ..The weather was wet and the sky was gray but what a great show. Lots of singing and dancing and the acting was very funny.. This is our favourite theatre good access and...More

Thank besharp1948
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, what a super review. Thank you very much! We're so glad the PFT show brought that sunshine out for you here in Pitlochry. 'High Society' has certainly been a great hit, heading to be one of the best selling shows we've ever had. So...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the pleasure of going to two shows. Both excellent and very different. Hats off to the cast for learning all those lines. The views are stunning from the restaurant there is a wonderful buzz about the placeMore

Thank sparklysjw
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, and thanks for taking the time to give us your review. It certainly comes home the amount of work and versatility our cast needs to bring to PFT when you see more than one of the six repertory shows. As you say, an awful...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit here when in town lovely view onto river. Had soup which was nice. waiter very pleasant. haven't tried dinner in the evening yet.More

Thank Carol Ann M
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, and thank you for your review. We are indeed very lucky to be situated here in the Perthshire hills beside the River Tummel with our panoramic lounge to enjoy the stunning views. We have show-themed menus in the restaurant and it's as well to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made the trip from a Edinburgh to see the Travelin Wilburys tribute. Really nice theatre which seems to be attracting some good acts to a town not exactly famous for its rock n roll heritage. Great concert - the band invited the largely middle aged...More

Thank thistle4celtic1
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, great to hear you not only enjoyed the 'Traveling Wilburys' Tribute show, but had a personal chat with the band in the bar afterwards. Pitlochry Festival Theatre is a great venue, to provide not only a huge range of top-notch, live performances, but also...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner at 5.30pm to be told you need to book and only served at 6.30. All I could have was packaged sandwiches. It was a really lovely open area with great gift shop but unfortunately I couldn't get anything substantial to eat and...More

Thank Lynn-e-2011
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, we're sorry you didn't manage to get to join us in the Festival Theatre restaurant. With it's single sitting, themed meals before the evening show, it is extremely popular and we always recommend, if you call or check on the website, that booking in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see a production of Europe and must say I'm mighty impressed. For a provincial theatre to put on such a progressive play is impressive as was the performance itself. The assembled cast were excellent.More

Thank MalcolmWoolston
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi and thank you for your your review of Europe. It's certainly causing a stir! We may be away from the city centres, but as 'The Herald' said, we are "The stylistic equivalent of a West End producing theatre set against a picture-postcard backdrop of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a reservation at the restaurant within the Pitlochry Festival Theatre a pre-show meal. The food, service and staff were superb. I believe there is only one sitting for dinner when there is a show on in the theatre. The staff are so friendly...More

Thank A1950
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - it's wonderful to hear your review on taking a meal with us before the show. We certainly work hard to make sure every guest has a relaxing time, good food, stunning views with great service. Thank you for taking the time to let...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic evening watching High Society. Everything ran smoothly from parking the car to finding our seats. The performance was excellent and overall a lovely experience. Being a bit of a shopaholic I must mention the lovely shop indoors selling some beautiful articles.More

Thank lizboath
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - we're so glad you had a great evening here at PFT. 'High Society' has certainly gone down a storm! Your overall experience is our focus: great show, great meals, great welcome and yes - we have a really special shop, and a gallery....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly theatre - great productions. Costumes are always good and sets are extremely impressive and very clever. I am a frequent visitor and have seen many different productions - all tastes are catered for. Well worth a visitMore

Thank caorannm
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi - and thanks for your review. It's always lovely to hear from someone who visits and supports us often. You certainly get a good idea of the consistency of quality in show, costume set and yes, friendliness. We hope you'll be visiting us again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most welcoming Festival Theatre 🎭 I have ever been to ! Set in the beautiful landscaped gardens of Port Na Craig in Pitlochry is this wonderful place of entertainment. With its own well organized restaurant, souvenir shop and ample parking this bright Venue houses...More

Thank Ruth B
giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, and thank you for your wonderful review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and that you had a great welcome. We're actually, officially Scotland's Most Welcoming Theatre as awarded by UK Theatre for the last two years and currently...More

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rushville
8 September 2017|
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Response from Ruth B | Reviewed this property |
Sounds great don't miss out on the Blair Atholl distillery the enchanted garden in faskally and if you like your food the Fern is one if the best places . Many pubs to choose from my favourite fishers hotel and old mill inn... More
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Pam M
28 March 2017|
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Response from giles c | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. Our summer programme is available online if you go to our website and click on 'What's On & Tickets' then scroll down that page to find links to a pdf file of the brochure or an interactive... More
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Paddy M
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Response from andypratt40 | Reviewed this property |
Train services from Edinburgh are good however if you are staying in Pitlochry, the Theatre is easily accessible by either taxi or a reasonable walk.
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