Welcome to the Quartz Festival 2016

tickets-on-sale-nowBetween Wednesday 5 and Saturday 15 October, Queen’s College in Taunton opens its doors to everyone in the region and beyond for a programme of live theatre and music as part of the Performing Arts @ Quartz.

The vibrant programme of music and theatre caters for all ages, bringing some top names to Taunton including Michael Morpurgo, the Treorchy Male Choir, James Pearson, Milton Jones, The Chicago Blues Brothers to name but a few!

Details of all the fantastic shows can be found in this brochure so please do read on and I hope to welcome you all to The Quartz Festival 2016.

This year, for the first time, the mesmerising Visual Art Exhibition will happen as part of our Visual Arts @ Quartz. Under the direction of our new curator Paul Newman, this stunning exhibition will feature work from over forty artists. With paintings, prints, sculptures, ceramics, woodwork, textiles and jewellery, this is the ideal opportunity to invest in the perfect Christmas present! Visual Arts @ Quartz will run from Friday 16 to Thursday 22 December, 11am – 5pm daily.

Jan de Caux
Festival Director

Art, Music, Theatre, Comedy, Puppetry, Literature