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Outdoor Theatre: An Ideal Husband

With Shaw's Corner as the backdrop, DOT Productions presents the Oscar Wilde classic: An Ideal Husband.

  • Booking essential

A wonderfully witty and 'Wilde' play about public and private honour.

Sir Robert Chiltern’s dinner party takes a drastic turn when Mrs Cheveley makes a surprise announcement that revels her true motive. Forced to choose between his family’s disappointment and his career, Sir Roberts future hangs in the balance.

The performance starts at 7pm and ends at 9pm. Tickets are £18 (plus £1 booking fee per ticket)

IMPORTANT INFO: Please note this is an open-air production, please bring a low backed seat or floor rug. This ticket is non-refundable unless the show is cancelled due to dangerous weather. The performance will continue in the RAIN, please bring hooded rain coats and avoid using umbrellas as they block the view of others. Doors will open approximately 1 hour before the performance. Thank you.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All £18.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 03336664466 Booking carried out externally with DOT Productions.


Not targeted at Children, alternative family show available.

Meeting point

Meet at the Kiosk to be greeted.

What to bring and wear

Please wear clothing suitable for the weather, including sun hats or rain coats. No umbrellas.


Flat access to the seating area and to the port-a-loos.


Sorry, no dogs.

Contact info

Dot Productions

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