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The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada

619 Water St E, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 4H8, Canada
+1 902-436-5377
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"Great Scot!" equals Great Performances!

I went to see a musical play called "Great Scot!" because my nephew was one of the performers. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LornePidgeon
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Summerside, Canada
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Have enjoyed previous Highland Storm shows before and was so looking forward to this years new... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chantal C
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  • Average4%
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“highland storm” (61 reviews)
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619 Water St E, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 4H8, Canada
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+1 902-436-5377
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Reviewed yesterday

I went to see a musical play called "Great Scot!" because my nephew was one of the performers. I did not buy a ticket in advance, but was rather fortunate as a kind group of five had six tickets. Whilst I was waiting in line...More

Thank LornePidgeon
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have enjoyed previous Highland Storm shows before and was so looking forward to this years new venue and show "Great Scot". Know some of the high caliber dancers and musicians and was excited to see them shine! The new theater is beautiful, comfortable, and the...More

Thank Chantal C
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Another reviewer, Doctor F, described it better than I will here. I attended Great Scot two weeks ago and was disappointed. It was cringeworthy. The previous iteration of this show at the college - Highland Storm- was so much better. The authenticity has all gone....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the first time we have been to the College of Piping even though we are Scottish and have been on PEI for nearly six years! The show was good but we especially enjoyed the pipers, drummers, singers, musicians and the dancers! The wee...More

Thank Elaine A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been attending summer performances at the College of Piping for almost 20 years. Until about three years ago, they had an annual 3-day a "Tattoo" type of outdoor gathering in late June, with wonderful performances by bands from as far...More

2  Thank Doctor F
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Collegestaff, Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your honest opinion, we are sorry that you didn’t enjoy the show as you had in previous years. As we value each of our customer’s comments, we will bring yours back to our planning committee for our 2019 summer production. We hope...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended their first show in the newly opened theatre last night. The show was Great Scot and it was excellent the venue is new and it definitely shows they’re proud of it It was apparently built with the knowledge that there would be bagpipes playing...More

Thank dmcampbell1977
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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so glad to hear that you were able to take in a showing of Great Scot! and enjoyed your evening. I hope you will visit the College again soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a Thursday night to watch Great Scot, the current show running at the College. We bought our tickets online a few months ago and had been eagerly awaiting our evening. We were not disappointed! My mother is Scottish and so I...More

Thank Gazuli
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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed Great Scot! and I hope you are able to visit the College again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This evening was truly a delight. We went to see the production of Great Scot. From the sets to the musicians to the dancing and singing and actors this was wonderful. This performance was truly awesome. If you want to see a performance of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent show highlighting Famous Scottish people throughout history. Very creative and highly Entertaining. Great music and story telling.

Thank CanadaArch
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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the wonderful review. I am glad you enjoyed the show and were able to visit the College of Piping.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was very interesting show and loved the music! Got in a little late but usher was very friendly and accommodating finding us better seats than what we haf

Thank Chicki7
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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am glad you were able to visit the College of Piping and See Great Scot! It's wonderful that you enjoyed the show. Thank you for the wonderful review.

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rananewby
9 July 2018|
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Response from Collegestaff | Property representative |
Good morning Nancy, Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately the performances all run during the summer and are finished the end of August. The regular school year will have started again, there might be band practice the... More
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rbnmimern
13 September 2016|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
I got the info on the website. I would call them to confirm though as they changed the time on us (which worked to our favour) but hate to miss out. I bet fall is less frequent.
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rbnmimern
13 September 2016|
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Response from Bruce F | Reviewed this property |
The performance we attended was called "Celtic Storm" and is only performed during the summer months. It was over at the end of August. Your best bet would be to check their website to see if they perform during the school... More
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