Performers showcase talent at festival of arts
PUBLISHED: 21:00 15 March 2018 | UPDATED: 10:17 16 March 2018
Hundreds of performers are showcasing their talent at a festival of art in Highbridge.
Dancers, musicians, thespians and speakers are taking to the stage at venues around the town to show off their skills.
The Highbridge Festival of Arts is in its 71st year and it gives individuals and groups the chance to perform in front of audiences.
This year’s event opened with two days of speech and drama classes at The Princess Theatre in Burnham. Dancers and musicians are now enjoying their time in the limelight.
When the event comes to a close on Saturday, audiences will have enjoyed more than 2,000 performances in speech, drama, dance and music.
Festival spokesman Clare Catcheside said: “It’s going very well. There have been lots of performances and audiences have really enjoyed everything.”
For details of performances, visit www.highbridgefestival.org.uk