Outdoor Theatre at Emmetts Garden this Summer

The Lord Chamberlain’s Men perform A Midsummer Nights Dream

This summer there's a theatrical treat to suit everyone at Emmetts Garden. Bring the whole family along to Wonderland on an adventure with Alice (sold out) or enjoy a classic production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream performed by The Lord Chamberlain's Men. Early booking is recommended as tickets sell fast.

The Tempest as performed by The Lord Chamberlain's Men

A Midsummer Night's Dream

This summer The Lord Chamberlain’s Men, are celebrating their 15th birthday and an amazing 425 years since the original company was created. To celebrate this special anniversary, they are performing one of Shakespeare’s most popular and best-loved comedies, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Coming to Emmetts on Thursday 15 August; gates open at 6.30pm for picnics and the performance starts at 7.30pm. £15.00 for adults, £8 for children aged 8-16 (event not recommended for under 8s).

The cast of 2019 Alice in Wonderland in a promo shot, all in costume in a group

*SOLD OUT* Alice in Wonderland

On a warm summers afternoon watch this classic story bought to life by the Immersion Theatre Company. Follow Alice and the White Rabbit as they set off on a colourful, topsy-turvy adventure like no other and meet a host of outlandish characters including the troublesome twins, Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee, the notorious Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire cat and of course, the Mad as a bat Hatter! You'll be mad to miss it!
Thursday 29 August, 4pm-6pm. Tickets cost £12 for adults, £7 for children and with family tickets starting at £26.

What To Bring

To enjoy our theatre productions in comfort please bring along either a picnic blanket or chairs to sit on. Please bring along your booking confirmation to show to our Welcome Team on arrival.

Our performances will go ahead even if it rains, so you may want to pack waterproof coats.


You are welcome to arrive early to enjoy a picnic before the performance. For A Midsummer Night's Dream, the gates will open at 6:30pm for picnics and for Alice in Wonderland the gates will open at 3.30pm. Please note that barbecues are not permitted within Emmetts Garden.

Suitable ages

A Midsummer Night's Dream is aimed at an adult audience, though children aged 8-16 years are welcome to join us for the performance. The production is not suitable for children under the age of 8.

Alice in Wonderland is suitable for all ages. Tickets must be purchased for all children aged 3 and over.