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The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada

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A treasure!

Wonderful staff! Very welcoming too. Enjoyed listening to rehearsals! Great to see a... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Birdie822
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Oshawa, Canada
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Wonderful experience

We were welcomed to the College of Piping by the Director & 2 colleagues. We learned about... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
LJC309
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Signal Hill, California
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619 Water St E, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 4H8, Canada
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Although we enjoyed the mini concert, it was only 20 minutes long and was way too loud for the small indoor space. Wish it could be longer, held outside, or held in their brand new theatre. The pros were the clear demonstrations of highland piping,...More

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for your feedback on the mini concert. We appreciate your suggestions and compliments. I apologize that the mini concert wasn’t the full 30 minutes. Last week was the first week of mini concerts and they have since perfected the timing for the second...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful staff! Very welcoming too. Enjoyed listening to rehearsals! Great to see a mix of ages with the musicians, pipers and the drummers. They have a small gift shop at the front with many Celtic items. Cant wait to return

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. I am so glad to hear you enjoyed the rehearsal, hopefully you can make it back to see Great Scot! when it is running.

Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were welcomed to the College of Piping by the Director & 2 colleagues. We learned about bagpipes, step dancing, & drumming.

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for visiting the College of Piping. I hope you enjoyed your experience and come back to visit soon.

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for something to do through the summer, check out their Summer Concert Series! Always a top notch performance from these highly talented international competitors.

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for your kind words.We are so excited for the start of our summer show Great Scot! I hope you are able to stop by during the summer and see the show.

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We had heard about this college and it was highly recommended for us to visit. We are so glad we did. Very interesting gift shop and great staff. They are doing a great job at making a difference in a very good way with our...More

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thank you for visiting the College of Piping and for the wonderful review. We hope you come back and visit the College soon.

Reviewed February 5, 2018

I have been fascinated with the bagpipes since I was a little girl. I had visited The College of Piping a few years back and told myself I would come back, at some point, to start my lessons. After being downsized out of my job...More

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Oh my gosh! Thank you so much! I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the College and PEI. One of my favorite parts of the summer is meeting people from all over. It was wonderful meeting you I hope you...More

Reviewed January 23, 2018

One of the shining jewels of the Summerside entertainment scene. The parking lot is packed every night and now with the new amphitheatre being constructed, the shows will be better then ever

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Collegestaff, Front Office Manager at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Thank you very much! We are so excited about the new construction and it is near completion. I hope you are able to make it this summer. Brand new theater and a brand new show.

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

A must visit a piece of Scotland in PEI. Great shows much talent in these kids. And one if their bands just won 1st place at The World championships in Scotland. Very cool. Also a working College.

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Traveled as a couple, thoroughly enjoyed the tour. We got to see an amazing concert with the very talented students of the College. Well worth visiting if you are a fan of Celtic music.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We saw that there was a show at 7:30pm on our way to dinner. We arrived at 7:45pm and they were nice enough pro rate our tickets. The show itself was really nice even for kids. It is about 1.5h long but there is a...More

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rananewby
July 9, 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
September 13, 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
September 13, 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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