Chapterhouse Theatre present 'Wind in the Willows'

Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad on Lacock's beautiful South Lawn for Chapterhouse Theatre's fun-filled family adaptation of the classic tale, 'The Wind in the Willows', alive with music and song.

  • Booking essential

Bring a picnic and relax on a summer's evening as Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad have a summer of adventure. What starts as a search for the best picnic spot rapidly turns into the most hilarious of escapades. With the bumptious Toad's heart set on a shiny new motorcar and his very liberty soon at stake, will his faithful friends come to his rescue - and will he let them?

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £15.00
  • Child £10.00
    Children aged 5-17
  • Family £44.00
    2A 2C
  • Family £36.00
    1A 3C
  • Family £51.00
    2A 3C

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Sorry, group discounts do not apply for this event. 5-17 year olds qualify for child rate tickets.
Suitability
The performance is tailored for families
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please enter the abbey grounds through visitor reception on Lacock High Street. The performance area is a 3 minute walk once you are inside. Parking in the National Trust car park on Hither Way.
What to bring and wear
Please bring along low backed seating or rugs, warm clothes and a picnic. There is no shelter if wet. Sorry, no BBQ's, gazebos or large garden parasols.
Accessibility
Performance area accessible - level paths, lightly graveled. Sorry, no induction loop or BSL interpretation. Phone for more details about blue badge parking.
Other
The gates open at 6pm, last entry is 6.45pm. It takes about 5 minutes to walk down the drive so please leave plenty of time to get settled in time for the show. Finishing time is approximate. Performance continues in all but the very worst of weather. A booking fee of 5% applies for tickets bought in advance. Sorry, no discount for OAP or National Trust members.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
31 August 2017 19:00 - 21:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Visitor Reception
Email
lacockabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01249 730459

Upcoming events

A grand tour family trail

Thu 24 Aug 2017
10:30-17:00
A fun family trail about the travels of the Talbot family. Join them on their holiday, try and work out where they have gone.

'Fractured architecture' by Thomas Kellner

Thu 24 Aug 2017
10:30-17:00
German photo artist, Thomas Kellner, presents an exhibition of cubist photography of the seemingly dancing architecture of famous landmarks at the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock, Britain's birthplace of photography.

Family crafts and watercolour painting

Thu 24 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us in Lacock's beautiful Botanic Garden for a summer of fun family activities all week and watercolour painting on Wednesdays. We'll be trying different craft activities with a connection to inventor William Henry Fox Talbot.

Family bat watch

Tue 29 Aug 2017
19:15-21:00
Have you ever seen a bat fly out of a gargoyle's mouth or heard them as they hunt for bugs?

Chapterhouse Theatre present 'Wind in the Willows'

Thu 31 Aug 2017
19:00-21:00
Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad on Lacock's beautiful South Lawn for Chapterhouse Theatre's fun-filled family adaptation of the classic tale, 'The Wind in the Willows', alive with music and song.

Mat Collishaw: Thresholds

Sat 16 Sep 2017
10:45-11:00
You can't move this year without hearing something about Virtual Reality. At Lacock this Autumn go back in time to the dawn of photography with Thresholds, a new virtual reality artwork by Mat Collishaw.