Events

Outdoor theatre: Julius Caesar

July 17, 2024
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Doors open: 6.00pm
Performance starts: 7.00pm

Adult – £18.00
Child (up to 16) – £14.00

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Rome 44BC. Egotistical Emperor Julius Caesar is sweating (and it’s not just the heatwave). His liberal Senators are a stabbing pain in the backside. They’ve had enough! Rome is in chaos, trust in the government is weak and the emperor’s fate is written in the stars (or the ‘entrails of a goat’). The peasants are revolting as the most famous political coup in literature is given the Oddsocks treatment. Expect the tearing of togas, the swishing of roman swords, some preposterous puppetry and the biggest battle scene five actors have ever created.

On your marcus, getus setus, let the games begin!

Oddsocks Productions is a theatrical experience for everyone. Oddsocks are one of the UKs best-loved touring theatre companies. They are passionate that every person in society has the right to access and enjoy theatre in an entertaining, informative and inclusive environment.

Our Summer Series in the Walled Garden is proudly sponsored by Audley Retirement Villages

Setting

Outdoor theatre at Painshill is staged on the lawn in the Walled Garden. Surrounded by beautiful flower beds, the garden is a beautiful space for watching a performance. Please note, however,  that cover and seating will not be provided. Ticket holders are advised to bring picnic blankets or picnic chairs to sit on.

Catering

Each night alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks will be on offer from the bar. Food will not be available to purchase at this event but you are welcome to bring a picnic. Please do not bring alcohol to the event, it will be possible to purchase alcoholic drinks from the bar.

Please note: this event takes place outside and the event will not be cancelled due to poor or inclement weather.

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In true British style the event will go ahead whatever the weather and cover or shade is not available. Please consider that carefully when making your booking.

Alcoholic drinks and soft drinks will be available to purchase from the bar at the event. Please do not bring alcohol into the event. Painshill reserves the right to request a search of customers’ bags and prevent the admission of guests carrying alcohol or suspected of carrying alcohol.

Event tickets in the evening to do not allow access to the landscape in the day. The landscape will be closed during the event.

Dogs are not permitted at this event.

Painshill reserves the right to amend or change the above event details.

Organised in aid of Painshill Park Trust Limited, registered charity in England and Wales (284944). We rely on fundraising to preserve and maintain Painshill for future generations so your support is very important to us.

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