The Festival Players Theatre Company is a professional theatre company delivering open-air Shakespeare, committed to presenting the very best in touring theatre.
‘The course of true love never did run smooth’, but the sparring antics of Shakespeare’s erstwhile lovers, Beatrice and Benedick, provide great hilarity for the other members of the household who plot to reunite them. Against this background, another romance is almost derailed by the machinations of a jealous Duke until the local constabulary bumble upon his plans.
This delicious comedy, popular for over 400 years, will be performed for you by the Festival Players acclaimed all-male company, in a crystal clear, energetic, colourful production, enhanced by original songs composed by Johnny Coppin. Don’t miss this summer treat – fun for all the family!
There will be soft and hot drinks, and snacks available on the evening.
Dress warmly and bring a picnic and rug or low seating. Advance booking is advised.
Date: Tuesday 23 July
Time: Gates open 6pm; performance starts 7pm
***Please note tickets are non-refundable.***