Outdoor theatre at Emmetts Garden this summer

Enjoy A Comedy of Errors at Emmetts Garden, a National Trust property in Kent

This article is in relation to our outdoor theatre performances in summer 2017. Please check back to our website for information on our 2018 performances.

The Lord Chamberlain's Men coming to Emmetts Garden, a National Trust property in Kent

The Comedy of Errors

The Lord Chamberlain's Men, the UK's premier all male theatre company, invite you to join them this summer for Shakespeare's most hilarious farce, The Comedy of Errors.This magical and comically entwined tale of mistaken identity follows merchants, masters, parents, servants and a long-suffering wife as it plays itself out over the course of one hectic day. This riotous rollercoaster of a comedy will keep you guessing and laughing until its joyous conclusion. On at Emmetts Garden on the 17 August, 7:30-10pm; tickets cost £16 for adults and £9 for children. Booking essential; not suitable for children under the age of 8.

Enjoy an outdoor production of Wind in the Willows at Emmetts Garden this summer 2017

Wind in the Willows - SOLD OUT

Pack your picnics and join the boat-loving Ratty, the sensible yet curious Mole, wise old Badger and the fantastically irrepressible Toad as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime culminating in a colourful battle with the sly weasel to save Toad Hall! Coming to Emmetts Garden this 31 August, 4pm. Tickets cost £12.00 for adults and £7 for children and must be purchased for children aged 2 and over.

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.

Picnics

You are welcome to arrive early to enjoy a picnic before the performace. For The Comedy of Errors the gates will open at 6:30pm for picnics and for Wind in the Willows the gates will open at 3pm. Please note that barbecues are not permitted within Emmetts Garden.

Suitable ages

The Comedy of Errors 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.

Wind in the Willows is suitable for all ages. Tickets must be purchased for all children aged 2 and over.