Dance in a Day

Ten lucky children from Year Four took part in a Dance in a Day event as part of Portsmouth Festivities at Mayfield School. The morning was an opportunity for them to further extend their Tudor Dance skills by participating in Dance workshops with performers from Nonsuch Dance Company. This was a wonderful opportunity to work … Continued

Festivities Draws to An End

This Sunday 23rd June, the Portsmouth Festivities invites you to their free closing event: 20 Love, a live stage performance taking place on Governor’s Green. Portsmouth Festivities are celebrating 20 years as a festival, which has brought thousands of events to the city over the years, and remains Portsmouth’s flagship arts and cultural festival. 20 … Continued

Taking Centre Stage

It was fantastic to see and hear PGS Brass open the D-Day 75 celebrations last weekend on the big stage on Southsea Common.  It was a real privilege to represent the school and the city in commemorating and paying tribute to the sacrifices made by so many brave men and women.  The large crowd were hugely … Continued

Portsmouth Festivities Launches

Portsmouth Festivities, Portsmouth’s annual arts and culture festival, has launched the programme for 2019. Now in its 20th year, the festival continues to impress with a diverse range of events. From June 14-23, visitors and residents of the city are invited to a 10-day extravaganza which showcases the best of Portsmouth – and the world!  The theme for … Continued

A Classical Celebration

PGS Chamber Choir were delighted to have been awarded the Best Classical Music Act in the Portsmouth News annual News Guide Awards.  The nomination was received for a concert they performed as part of the Portsmouth Festivities in June 2018 with Peter Philips and the Tallis Scholars (pictured).  The Chamber Choir joined the professional choral … Continued

Portsmouth Festivities Launches

  At the Square Tower, Portsmouth Festivities announced its programme and unveiled a new form of eventing in the City of Portsmouth. From Friday 16 to Sunday 25 June, Portsmouth Festivities plays host to one of the most vibrant summer festivals on the south coast:· over 100 dazzling and diverse events across the city· internationally … Continued