Sunday At Royston ARts Festival

On the final day of the festival ROYSTON PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY EXHIBITION presents photographic images created by society members with individual interpretations of the festival theme of ‘renewal’ and open subjects. When: 10.30am  – 4.30pm  Where: Town Hall  FREE

ROYSTON MUSICFEST presents music for everyone in various venues around town. When: From 1.00pm Where: Banyers House, Conservative Club, Royston Golf Club, The Jolly Postie & The Old Bull Inn  See  for programme details FREE

LIMITLESS ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS presents ‘PRIVATE PEACEFUL’  The two-time award winning production of Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful. Set in Ypres, 1916, no mans Land in World War One. The night before his execution at dawn, Private Tommo Peaceful looks back at his short but joyful life, recounting as many memories as he possibly can in an attempt to “Feel Alive” before facing the firing Squad.  When: 4.30pm  Where:  King James Academy Senior Hall. Tickets

CREATIVE ROYSTON presents the ‘FINALE’ CONCERT The end of festival concert featuring  a variety of amateur and professional performers to round off the festival in the traditional manner.  When: 7.30pm onwards (Private until then!) Where: online at

ROYSTON ARTS SOCIETY will also continue with its 24/7 online AUTUMN EXHIBITION until 1st December. View and purchase paintings from local and professional artists in Royston’s largest, most diverse art exhibition. FREE

On Tuesday 28th September ROYSTON PICTURE PALACE presents ‘ROMEO & JULIET’ Josh O’Connor (The Crown) and Jessie Buckley (Wild Rose, Judy) star as the passionate couple in this exciting version of Shakespeare’s play, filmed at the National Theatre in lockdown. The award-winning cast includes Tamsin Greig, Fisayo Akinade, Adrian Lester, Lucian Msamati, Deborah Findlay. (2021 UK 100 mins) When: 7.30pm Where  Picture Palace Tickets: see website