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“Admirable”

Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Ranked #2 of 40 things to do in Pitlochry
Certificate of Excellence
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Eye, United Kingdom
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625 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
“Admirable”
Reviewed July 29, 2014

Having loved the film, I wondered how this desert island story would be handled on stage. The answer was, with great imagination. We had a substitute actress due to illness who didn't know the part, so had to read from a script. This was neatly handled by both of the spoilt girls spending their time with a head in a book. The relationship between Crichton/Gov and His Lordship/Daddy was perfectly played and the timing of the possible discovery of the truth of the island brilliant.

Visited July 2014
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this review, September 29, 2014
Hello,

Thank you for taking the time to post this lovely review. I'm glad you enjoyed the performance of The Admirable Crichton (despite the unfortunate but rare hiccup!) and hope to welcome you back soon.
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“Whisky Kisses”
Reviewed July 27, 2014

Great show, original music and a funny storyline. Went with my husband and two children aged 10 and 8. We were most probably the youngest people in the theatre as there seemed to be a lot of bus tours with senior citizens, however we enjoyed the show and would consider visiting again.

Visited July 2014
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this review, September 29, 2014
Hello,

Thanks for taking the time to write this review. I'm glad you and your family enjoyed your visit to see Whisky Kisses!

We do tend to have a lot of groups thanks to our generous group discounts! ;-)

I hope to welcome you back to Pitlochry Festival Theatre soon.
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Aboyne, United Kingdom
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“Yellow on the Broom.pitlochry theatre..”
Reviewed July 27, 2014

Wonderfull voices and acting had read the book prior.The. story was well told and re. enacted tears at the end with rendition of Yellow on the Broom.

Visited July 2014
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this review, September 29, 2014
Hello,

Thank you for taking the time to post this review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to see The Yellow On The Broom and hope to welcome you back soon :-)
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“A wonderful theatre in Perthshire”
Reviewed July 27, 2014

A very high quality theatre set by a river. It puts on plays of all types with a very high standard of production (nearly West End!!)
We come every year to see at least two plays.

Visited July 2014
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this review, September 29, 2014
Hello,

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this glowing review!

We very much value our regular customers, and I'm glad you enjoy your time here at PFT.
We look forward to welcoming you back :-)
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Washington, DC, USA
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“A great place to see a great cast and a fun play”
Reviewed July 25, 2014

We happened to stay in a hotel right next to the Theatre, and so we stopped in to see what was playing. The play was "The Admirable Crichton" by J.M. Barrie, who wrote Peter Pan. We were not familiar with the play, but decided, based on the playwright, to see it in all events. We loved the play and the cast. We talked to the people sitting next to us,who said that they were from Edinburgh, but came to Pitlochry every summer to see two or three plays.

Visited July 2014
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giles c, Public Relations Manager at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, responded to this review, September 29, 2014
Hi there,

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - I'm glad you stopped by and enjoyed The Admirable Crichton!
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