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Snow White on Ice at the Buxton Opera House
11th – 15th February 2015
Go on a magical journey with the world famous Russian Ice Stars as they bring to life the much loved fairy tale, Snow White.
The Opera House stage will be transformed into a frozen wonderland that has to be seen to be believed, making this a unique theatrical experience.
In a spell-binding show that is both lavish and spectacular, the story of a beautiful girl, her Prince Charming and an enchanted mirror comes to life in a stunningly choreographed piece that dazzles with its sheer beauty and elegance.
Snow White is a full length ballet performed on ice. The show combines gymnastics, aerial aerobatics, full stage sets and a wonderful score by Silvio Amato to create a breathtaking and mesmerising experience the whole family can enjoy.
Having very proudly been awarded our Visit England Quality in Tourism Walker Welcome we are delighted to be able to offer walkers the confidence they need when booking quality accommodation that meets their particular needs. We can safely assure that there is a separate space for drying outdoor clothing and footwear overnight. Boot scrapers are at the main door. There is also always a first aid kit on hand for any unfortunate bump and bruises. On entering the hotel, there is a daily forecast on display to assist planning any trek, and maps available at reception. If you’re lucky, one the helpful member of staff can also advise on desirable local routes and hidden gems.
The surrounding area in the High Peak and the Peak District is rich with walks. The Peak District is reputed to be second only to Mount Fuji in terms of visitors. With impressive hills, moorland, woodland and beautiful views, the impressive and diverse landscape offers something for everyone’s walking preferences.
After a hard day walk, the warm and inviting atmosphere of the Old Hall is a delight, with a vast array of options available either in the A La Carte Restaurant, or the more relaxed Wine Bar.
Christmas Market Night – Tuesday 2nd December 2014
6.30pm – 9.30pm
Back by popular demand is this beautiful Christmas shopping night in aid of the Thomas Theyer Foundation. Full of lovely stalls showcasing local produce and traders. Also on offer is hot pork baps, mulled wine and much much more.
All traders have offered us a beautiful raffle prize for you to enter, with all proceeds going to the Thomas Theyer Foundation.
Peaks and Dales Premier Wedding Show
Your one stop shop for everything Wedding! Including wedding dresses, wedding venues, photographers, videographers, make up artists, wedding cakes and chocolate fountains….and more!
11am – 4pm on Sunday 5th October 2014
Pre register online for free entry for you and your guests or pay £2.00 on the door. www.peaksanddalesweddings.co.uk
Buxton Festival’s New Literary Weekend 31st October – 2nd November 2014
Buxton Festival is delighted to announce their new Literary Weekend featuring renowned speakers will take place from Friday 31 till Sunday 2 November in the Pavilion Arts Centre. Events on Friday include a captivating talk by journalist and broadcaster Kirsty Wark and an entertaining evening show by radio and TV star Nicholas Parsons. Leading 60’s model Sandra Howard discusses high society in Kennedy’s America on Saturday morning followed by international bestselling author Jung Chang who will discuss her latest book on the fascinating Empress Dowager Cixi at 12 noon followed by Jonathan Aitken’s insider view of Margaret Thatcher’s story at 2pm.
For further details and to book tickets please visit www.buxtonfestival.co.uk