Family Theatre: Awful Auntie - Wed 27th July

Join Heartbreak Productions for David Walliams’ best-seller Awful Auntie, a truly thrilling tale adapted for the outdoor stage here at Morden Hall Park.

  • Booking essential

Heartbreak is delighted to bring open air theatre to Morden Hall Park for a second time summer.

Everyone is welcome to join in with the great story of Stella Saxby who is the sole heir to Saxby Hall. But awful Aunt Alberta and her giant owl will stop at nothing to get it from her. Luckily Stella has a secret – and slightly spooky – weapon up her sleeve…

Pack a picnic, dress for the weather, and head to our beautiful rose garden for a unique outdoor theatre experience.

Gates open: 5.30pm

Performance Running Time: 2 hours 20 minutes Interval: yes 20 min interval

Performance timing: 6.30pm – 8.30 pm


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £18.00
  • Child £13.00
  • Family £52.00
    1A 3C
  • Family £52.00
    2A 2C
  • Family £65.00
    2A 3C

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Recommended age 7+
Meeting point
The performance will take place in Morden Hall Park's Rose Garden.
What to bring and wear
This is an open air event and will go ahead, rain or shine. Please dress accordingly!
Disabled parking is available in the car park next to the garden centre. Accessible toilets in the Snuff Mill and Stableyard
Toilet facilities in the Stableyard Potting Shed cafe opening time: 9am-4pm Stable yard cafe opening time: 10am-4pm (weekend) National Trust Garden Centre opening time: 10am-4pm

Contact Info

Dania Schmitz -Vaughan
Call 02085456850

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