The Tudor Songbook

Take a seat in the Great Hall and witness the courtship of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII through exquisite Tudor music performed in costume by classically trained soprano Jay Britton. Book for performances at 6.30pm or 7.45pm.

  • Booking essential

Step back in time as classically trained soprano Jay Britton presents The Tudor Songbook. Performances at 6.30pm and 7.45pm, please book for the one you would like to attend.

Watch as Anne Boleyn serenades the mighty King Henry VIII during the height of their courtship. Prepare to be dazzled with some of the most exquisite music of the Tudor era, rich with sentiment, intrigue and hidden messages, with as much detail as the most luxurious tapestries.

All in stunning full Tudor costume in the glorious surroundings of Speke Hall. Become a witness to one of the most infamous and timelessly captivating courtships in English History and experience the love of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn through the music they would have known, performed and even composed themselves.

Arrive 45 minutes before the concert begins to enjoy fizz and canapes at Home Farm restaurant (included with your ticket).

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £22.50
    £22.50 (includes pre-concert fizz and canapes)

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Performances at 6.30pm and 7.45pm, please book for the one you would like to attend.
Suitability
Not suitable for young children.
Meeting point
Doors open 45 minutes before the concert begins. We will greet you at Reception in the car park and guide you to Home Farm restaurant for fizz and canapes. We will then guide you to the Great Hall.
What to bring and wear
Once the sun goes down, the Great Hall can be a little draughty so we'd recommend wearing a warm layer such as a jumper or cardigan.
Accessibility
The Great Hall is fully accessible with step-free, level access. Please note we're unable to accommodate large mobility scooters in the house. An indoor mobility scooter and wheelchairs are available to loan.

Contact Info

Name
Speke Hall
Email
spekehall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 0151 427 7231

Upcoming events

The Tudor Songbook

Sat 11 Jun 2022
18:30-19:15
Take a seat in the Great Hall and witness the courtship of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII through exquisite Tudor music performed in costume by classically trained soprano Jay Britton. Book for performances at 6.30pm or 7.45pm.

Twelfth Night - Outdoor theatre

Thu 23 Jun 2022
19:00-21:30
The Three Inch Fools are dusting down their musical instruments and hitting the road with Shakespeare’s riotous comedy, Twelfth Night.

The Gunpowder Plot - Outdoor theatre

Sat 30 Jul 2022
19:00-21:30
The Three Inch Fools arrive at Speke Hall with a bang. Cue an explosive evening of short fuses and tall tales, as five actors try to pull off the most infamous conspiracy in history.

Much Ado About Nothing - Outdoor theatre

Wed 24 Aug 2022
19:00-21:30
Bring your picnics and prepare of a summer evening of masks, music and mistaken identities as The Pantaloons bring their take on a Shakespeare classic to Speke Hall's garden.