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A theatrical journey down the River Severn at Powis Castle and Garden

Join us as we go on a theatrical journey down the river Severn, as part of the River Tours series with Stan's Cafe Theatre.

  • Booking essential

Enjoy a creative performance on the East Front Lawn which overlooks the surrounding hillside.

Stan's café Theatre Company will be here to take us on a theatrical journey through storytelling, exploring the history of the River Severn.

Learn more about the history, extraordinary nature, ecology, geology, famous sights and people, alongside fascinating and beguiling myths.

The performance is 45 minutes long with 15 minutes to look at the map and chat to the performer afterwards.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £10.00
Child £5.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895


Children welcome

Meeting point

Doors open half an hour before performances. Both performances take place on the East Front Lawn. Please follow the stewards' directions from the main car park.

What to bring and wear

Please bring your own picnic blankets or low-backed seating. Dress for the weather.


Access to the East Front Lawn is via steps. Outdoor lift available for wheelchairs (please note this is at the end of a long gravel path). Please contact Powis Castle and Garden for information about our closer drop off area or any other questions around accessibility.


Lunches, hot and cold drinks, cakes and snacks can be purchased from the Courtyard cafe until 5pm.

Contact info

Powis Castle and Garden

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