The Gunpowder Plot

The Three Inch Fools hit the road 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.

  • Booking essential

This summer, touring the UK, The Gunpowder Plot comes to life in a brand new, calamitous production fit for all the family. Expect uproarious intrigue, endless costume changes, and many, many false moustaches in this highly flammable historical tale.

★★★★★ – “So entertaining…laugh-out-loud funny”

★★★★★ – “Great fun for the whole family…my kids are still talking about it!”

★★★★★ – “The ultimate British theatrical experience” – Hastings Independent Press

Bring your own blankets, cushions, and camping-chairs and join us on our outdoor adventure at beautiful Stourhead. Come prepared for the weather - the performance will continue come rain come shine!

For more information about the company please visit their website:

https://www.threeinchfools.com/

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £18.00
    Over 18
  • Child £0.00
    Under 10
  • Child £9.00
    Under 18
  • Group £45.00
    Family - 2 adults and 2 children under 18
Additional prices
  • Essential companion or carer (1 free ticket only) £0.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Children and babes-in-arms are welcome
Meeting point
Arrive at the car park, and signage will direct you down to the garden where the performance will be held.
What to bring and wear
The performance is outside, so please wear suitable clothing.
Accessibility
Accessible pathways that contain some rough gravel. The is a slope up to the garden.
Other
Please bring your own blanket or chairs. Areas will be divided around the stage with blankets and seating in separate areas to allow for everyone to see. Refreshments: Bring your own picnic. There will be an ice cream and drinks stand available near to the stage.

Contact Info

Name
Stourhead Estate Office
Email
stourhead@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01747 841152

Upcoming events

Guided Garden Walks

Sat 21 May 2022
11:00-12:15
Discover what the Genius of the place means at Stourhead

Walled Garden Talks

Wed 25 May 2022
12:00-12:45
Join our Walled Garden Talks and learn about the botanical side of Stourhead, both past and present.

Guided Estate Walks

Fri 27 May 2022
11:00-13:00
Join a member of our Walks and Talks volunteer team and explore our wider estate.

Twelfth Night

Fri 12 Aug 2022
19:00-22:00
The Three Inch Fools are dusting down their musical instruments and hitting the road with Shakespeare’s riotous comedy, Twelfth Night.

The Gunpowder Plot

Sat 13 Aug 2022
19:00-22:00
The Three Inch Fools hit the road 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.