Enjoy some outdoor theatre at Shugborough

Two actors from Chapterhouse rehearsing the play Sense and Sensibility

This summer, join us and enjoy some outdoor theatre. Bring your own picnics and chairs and enjoy some exciting performances.

This year we have three outdoor theatre events. Unfortunately, Peter Pan has already sold out, but we have two more exciting performances you cannot miss.

Importance of Being Earnest

Thursday 26th July 7pm – 9pm

Join The Pantaloons for a rib-tickling production of this much-loved comedy classic. If you would like to book yourself a place, please book through our events listing here 

Sense and Sensibility

Wednesday 8th August 7pm – 9pm

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Book yourself a spot by clicking here

Tickets Prices:

Adult £14.00

Child £9.00

Family £42.00

We strongly advise that you pre-book your tickets to our event to make sure you are not disappointed. Please follow the links provided, or browse our event listing page to see what else you may enjoy 

Upcoming events

October Half-term

Sat 27 Oct 2018
10:00-16:00
Bring the whole family to celebrate the season this half-term. Explore the formal gardens on a pumpkin hunt and get to 'know your roots' with activities and fact-finding in the walled garden.

Explorers' Tales

Sat 27 Oct 2018
11:00-11:30
Let your little explorers' imagination embark on a journey with our sea-faring storyteller.

Servants' Quarters Family Tour Trial

Sun 28 Oct 2018
10:00-13:00
We're testing out a brand new guided tour of the Servants’ Quarters and looking for family groups to have a go share their feedback. This can be parents and children or grandparents or grandchildren.

Besom Broom Making

Sun 28 Oct 2018
11:00-15:00
Make your own besom broom using birch twigs harvested from woodland on the estate.

Making 'Snugborough'

Sat 03 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Budding rangers can get involved in setting up a new hibernation station beside Explorers' Wood.

Christmas Lantern Workshop

Sat 01 Dec 2018
10:00-12:00
Create your own special lantern in preparation for our magical lantern parade later in the month.