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Rutland Open Air Theatre

Tolethorpe Hall, Stamford PE9 4BH, England
+44 1780 754381
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Mid Summer Nights Dream

Fabulous setting in garden of Tolethorpe Mannor. Performers are in the open, audience snug under... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stamford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic performance and great venue!

Saw Pride and Prejudice during the summer. There's a large grass bank as you go in, where we had a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Tolethorpe Hall, Stamford PE9 4BH, England
+44 1780 754381
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous setting in garden of Tolethorpe Mannor. Performers are in the open, audience snug under cover. Take a rug though! A professional performance even though actors are amateur. Very special night out.

Thank 599mab45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw Pride and Prejudice during the summer. There's a large grass bank as you go in, where we had a picnic, then sat undercover in the Amphitheatre, with the stage in the open air at the bottom. It's a beautiful venue and the acting was...More

Thank digitalnomad365
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I try and come with friends or my partner at least once a season. The setting is perfect and the natural background is always used for the set. We always try and have a picnic beforehand in the beautiful grounds. The staff always helpful and...More

Thank canada_rocks1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This year's production of Much Ado About Nothing was absolutely brilliant in all respects. The acting by the leads was excellent, and they were well supported by all the minor characters - especially Dogberry's manic nightwatch! The production itself was very inventive with lots of...More

Thank Steve_Wise55
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Saw 'Much Ado About Nothing' at Tolethorpe Hall yesterday and it was brilliant. The setting of the comedy just post WW1 worked well, and the use of women in different wartime roles roles as the Prince's Watch and Dogberry was a touch of genius, as...More

Thank Lottie1949
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Saw Much ado about Nothing . It was delightful, and very entertaining. The company delivered Shakespeare in such a way, everyone could enjoy the play.

Thank Ann1E99
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Went to see Hobson's Choice which was very well done. The theater is outdoors, but all the seating is under cover. Would advise taking a cushion for the seats, and a blanket if you feel the cold but on a nice night not really necessary....More

Thank Frankie R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We arrived about 5:30 not long after the gates opened. Parked the car in the car park and walked to the picnic area which was about 100 yards maximum away.The bar was open so we purchased a couple of drinks and sat and ate our...More

Thank Chico711
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Much Ado about Nothing was not only the best production I have seen by the company but the best I have seen anywhere, and that was on the first night. Audience rolling in the aisles, it was brilliant. Went to see Hobson's Choice on Monday,...More

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

To start your visit go early and picnic in the beautiful picnic area we chose a perfect day warm and sunny,then went in to the theatre and what a fantastic performance that was. I still find it hard to believe that they are all amateurs,they...More

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