2023 marks the 30th anniversary of the Academy Award winning short film ‘Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers’ and the WFEL Fairey Band has teamed up with Aardman to exclusively bring the film, with soundtrack performed by brass band, to audiences across the UK.
Following the cracking success of the film’s premiere with brass band in July at the iconic Stockport Plaza theatre (read more), the band are hitting the road, bringing the joy and adventures of Wallace & Gromit to audiences throughout 2023.
Audiences can expect a performance promising fun for all the family with a short concert by players from the band, followed by the fantastic film, with original score by Julian Nott arranged and performed by the WFEL Fairey Band.
Venues and dates:
- 12/2/2023 – Sunday – 14:00h – Royal Northern College of Music – Manchester
- 25/3/2023 – Saturday – 14:30h – Birmingham Town Hall – Birmingham (20-24 GBP / €) (link)
- 23/4/2023 – Sunday – 14.30h – Parr Hall, Culture Warrington – Warrington (20 GBP / €) (link)
- 28/5/2023 – Sunday – 13:30h – Swaledale Festival – The Garden Rooms at Tennants – Leyburn (3-10 GBP / ) (link)
Program (1 hour long):
- Short family concert of music performed by the WFEL Fairey Band (dur. Approx 25 mins)
- Short Interval (15 Mins)
- Wallace and Gromit: The Wrong Trousers screening accompanied by WFEL Fairey Band (dur. Approx 30 mins)