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May 2019

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Sunday 26

10:00 Galley Book Club a reading club for children aged seven to eleven years-old; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Books Kids

19:30 Tayside Opera: Macbeth a staged version of the opera by Verdi; St Andrews Town Hall, Queen’s Gardens, KY16 9TA [map]; Tickets £15, £10 Concession Student & U16’s £7 can be booked via www.taysideopera.com/tickets Music


Monday 27

19:30 The Dark Carnival: Unplugged an intimate music and theatre show: with songs, storytelling and a free (though not compulsory!) glass of whisky for everyone, it tells the tale of newcomers to the afterlife who discover that death is not actually the end; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Play


Tuesday 28

10:00 Bookbug free story song and rhyme sessions for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Kids

20:00 Ian Bradley with The Fife Pilgrim Way author talks about his book The Fife Pilgrim Way: Walking with Monks, Miners and Martyrs brings to life the fascinating communities and the characters along the route in whose footsteps modern pilgrims are treading; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Books History


Wednesday 29

18:00 May Book Group discussing ‘All That Remains’ by Professor Sue Black, in which she reveals the many faces of death she has come to know, using key cases to explore how forensic science has developed, and what her work has taught her; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Books Science

19:30 An Evening with Professor Mary Beard author talks about her book SPQR, and the Roman World; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Books History


Thursday 30

10:30 Film Club 19: Edie (12A) At 84 years old, Edie (Sheila Hancock) has spent most of her life looking after others; her children and latterly her husband following a long illness. When he passes away, she decides on a whim to head to Scotland, armed only with an old rucksack, a map and steely determination; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

19:30 The North Joan Clevillé Dance blend elements from dance, physical theatre and puppetry in the bleak yet whimsical story of John, a young man who finds himself lost in the harsh yet delicate wilderness of the North; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Dance


Friday 31

19:30 The Summer of Love a nostalgic journey back to the legendary summer of 1967; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music


Sat 16 March
- Sat 1 June Unfolding Fans: The Beauty Within discover the enthralling beauty and meaning behind fans. With fans of intricate design, including some from the collection of Lady Victoria Wemyss, this display presents the history of fans to help uncover the stories and uses behind their beauty. Curated by postgraduate Museum & Gallery Studies students, University of St Andrews. Times: 10:30-16:00 – March & April: Wed-Sat, May-June: Mon-Sat; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition.

Sat 25 May
- Sun 29 September St Andrews: Sound of Music! Celebrating the 80th year of the St Andrews Musical Society. Daily 2-5pm ; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History

Thu 4 April
- Sun 20 Oct Tropical Butterfly Experience 2019 enter a tropical paradise and experience our Tropical Butterfly House. In our amazing flight zone you can observe these amazing butterflies up close; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Exhibition Nature

Sat 13
- Sun 28 July 2019 St Andrews Art Club Summer Exhibition details to follow; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Sat 15 June
- Sat 21 September Blooming Marvellous Everything in the garden's lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife, plants and flowers through our colourful, family-friendly summer exhibition. With fantastic interactives and hands-on activities galore join us to find out more about the insects, birds and animals in your garden. Have fun with Polly Potting Shed, try your hand at our bug hotel maze, enjoy some fun craft activities and find out how you can make the most of your garden, big or small – 10:30–16:00 daily; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition Free Nature

Thu 17
- Sun 20 October 2019 St Andrews Voices a varied programme of events showcasing the versatility and beauty of the human voice in an amazingly broad spectrum of genres including opera, cabaret, lieder, folk, spoken word, choral, a cappella, early music, new music and more…; Festival Music

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