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08 November 2017Tayside Design NOW - V&A Dundee and Perth Theatre
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Tayside Design NOW - V&A Dundee and Perth Theatre Wednesday 08 November 2017

A very special opportunity to preview the refurbished Perth Theatre and its stunning new extension, in the company of

Philip Long, Director of V&A Dundee


Richard Murphy, OBE of Richard Murphy Architects, designers of the Perth Theatre project

Philip and Richard will each give a talk on the design considerations and purpose of their buildings in Perth and Dundee respectively. They will also discuss the impact of their buildings and the forging of a wider Tayside cultural landscape and identity.

6.15pm    Open viewing of Perth Theatre’s public spaces

7.00pm    Welcome and Introduction 

7.15pm    Perth Theatre - Richard Murphy OBE

8.00pm    V&A Dundee - Philip Long

8.45pm    Interval with a glass of fizz. Meet the speakers and other guests from                        Perth Theatre, V&A Dundee and The Arts Society Tayside

9.15pm     Discussion and Q&A with Magnus Linklater CBE in the Chair

Tickets £10 each. Please note, due to limited availability tickets will be limited to two per application. Tickets will be available to book from Monday 25 September.

To book tickets, please call the Horsecross Arts Box Office on 01738 621031 and quote the code TDNOW. Tickets will also be available to book at, and you will be able to find the event using the calendar on the right-hand side of the homepage. Please be advised, you will be prompted to enter the code above when booking online.