Top spots for outdoor theatre, music and film

Celebrate summer at evening outdoor performances and film screenings at some of the beautiful places we look after. Invite friends and family, load up the picnic hamper and join the party for some outdoor theatre, film and music when dusk falls.

Audience waching a music event at Blickling Hall, Norfolk

Music al fresco

Whether you’re a fan of jazz or 40s swing, folk music or the sound of steel pans, orchestras or opera, enjoy a balmy summer’s evening relaxing to live music in the gardens and parks we care for. Places we look after will also be hosting indoor music concerts this summer.

An audience watching an outdoor theatre production in the gardens at Ickworth

Open-air theatre

The great British tradition of outdoor theatre isn’t to be missed and you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to the variety of plays and performances on offer at places we care for this summer. Watch re-imaginings of literary classics, see favourite children’s tales come to life, listen to captivating storytellers, enjoy new dramatic works or take part in interactive theatre.

Audience settling down at an outdoor cinema event at Ickworth.

Outdoor film screenings

Enjoy silver screen classics, Oscar-winning movies and much-loved film favourites under the stars at one of the special places we care for. Grab a rug and get stuck into the British version of an American drive-in cinema screening against the stunning backdrop of the houses and castles, gardens and parks, woodlands and coastline we look after.