Aurora International Festival 2006


In July 2006 Aurora hosted a visit by La Saltarelle, from Wavre in Belgium. More photos can be found in our online album.

 La Saltarelle outside Crathes Castle
La Saltarelle outside Crathes Castle



Friday 14th July

Some of our visitors gave a children’s workshop in Inverurie, while others performed at sheltered housing in Dyce.

In the evening we hosted a Festival Ceilidh at the Douglas Hotel in Aberdeen with music by the Aurora Ceilidh Band. The ceilidh featured guest performances by our friends from Wavre.

Saturday 15th July

Performances were given in the afternoon at the Academy Shopping Centre.

In the evening, a Festival Concert took place at Queens Cross Church Hall, with performacnes by La Satarelle, Aurora, Gaorsach Rapper, Bon Accord Cloggies and Walker School of Dance.

Sunday 16th July

Our guests headed to Crathes Castle where their performance attracted an appreciative audience.