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Ghost Stories of M. R. James

Dare to dictate the darkness at Speke Hall on 2 November, in Ghost Stories of M.R. James. Choose the tales and watch as Jonathan Goodwin brings each ghostly narrative to life in a performance where the supernatural script is yours to command.

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Step into the shadowed whispers of the past with Don't Go Into The Cellar’s enthralling performance, Ghost Stories of M.R. James, at Speke Hall on 2 November. Witness Jonathan Goodwin bring the chilling tales of Montague Rhodes James to life in a unique, interactive experience where you, the audience, hold the power to choose which eerie stories unfold on the stage. Each performance promises to be a one-of-a-kind journey through the spectral and the mysterious. Dare to be part of this spectral soirée where the ghosts of literature’s finest haunt the halls. Book your seats now and prepare to be part of the story – the ghosts are waiting!

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £18.00

Event additional prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Youth - 15 to 17£16.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 03442491895

Suitability

Suitable for ages 15 and over

Meeting point

Our Outdoor Events team will meet you at the Home Farm restaurant, where refreshments are available, before escorting you to the performance, which will take place in the Great Hall.

What to bring and wear

It's best to dress warm as the Great Hall can become chilly at this time of year.

Accessibility

All areas are fully accessible. There is a 5 minute walk up to the hall but a shuttle buggy will be provided for those who need it.

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