86th Herefordshire Performing Arts Festival

2nd – 11th March 2020


Information for all entrants

Venue addresses

Hereford 6th Form College, Folly Lane, Hereford HR1 1LU

Hereford Racecourse, Roman Road, Hereford HR4 9QU

Holy Trinity Church, Whitecross Road, Hereford HR4 0DU

Zimmerman Hall and Powell Theatre, Church Street, Hereford, HR1 2NG

The Zimmerman hall and Powell theatre are located in the Zimmerman building on church street adjacent to the cathedral close. There is a set of large brown gates with a side gate that will be open. Candidates for the Powell theatre must turn right after they have passed through the gate and the venue is along on your left. Candidates for the Zimmerman main hall must go up the ramp and through the door, continue up the staircase to the first floor. 



There is limited parking Holy Trinity Church, Zimmerman Hall and Powell Theatre.

There is ample parking at both Hereford Sixth Form College at the bottom of Olympic Way and at Hereford Racecourse.


Entry Fee

There is ticketed entry - £5 per day, £2.50 for under 18s. Your ticket is valid for the whole day at all festival events.


Programmes will be available for sale on each day of the festival at all venues - £3.


Polite reminder 

There is not a Festival Accompanist. Please contact the Festival Office if you still require help finding an accompanist.


Please look carefully for the venue and time of your class. Turn up at least 10 mins before your class or at the start of your session. Please support the other performers in your class or session and wait for your adjudication!


Good luck and best wishes from all at Encore and the HPA Fest Committee!

Encore Enterprises CIC / Herefordshire Music  Service

Lugwardine Court

Lugwardine Court Orchard




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