Summer outdoor theatre in Surrey

One of the highlights of the summer season is the chance to enjoy outdoor entertainment in the glorious setting of a National Trust garden or parkland.

The live entertainment and beautiful setting is provided, so all you’ll need to pack is a picnic and a blanket to have all the ingredients for a perfect summer evening at Hatchlands Park, Claremont Landscape Garden or Polesden Lacey.

Audiences viewing outdoor theatre

Hatchlands Park 

Treat yourself to an evening’s entertainment on the lawn in front of the mansion at Hatchlands. Pick from A Midsummer Night's Dream, Alice in Wonderland or Wuthering Heights and enjoy a summer outing for all ages.

All-male cast of past performance of Twelfth Night performing a dance

Claremont Landscape Garden 

Pull up a deckchair in eighteenth-century Claremont Landscape Garden and enjoy a summer play as the sun sets over the lake. Performances include The Jungle Book and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Visitors enjoying outdoor theatre

Polesden Lacey 

What could be finer than enjoying some live music or fantastic theatre outside in the summer sunshine? We've got a fantastic line-up of actors and musicians ready entertain you this summer at Polesden Lacey. Just don't forget to buy your ice-cream before the show starts.