Castle is a dream setting for the Bard’s romantic comedy

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's glorious romantic comedy, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's glorious romantic comedy, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bolsover Castle Chapterhouse Theatre Company present Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy in suitably picturesque outdoor surroundings.

Get whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and raucous travelling players.

Bring chairs and blankets and picnic with family and friends in the surroundings of Bolsover Castle for an evening of theatre under the stars on Friday.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are entering their 14th year of touring open-air theatre at some of the most beautiful country houses, castles and heritage sites across the UK and Ireland.

From a first year of performances at 30 venues with Romeo and Juliet in 2000, the company has established itself as one of the most successful touring companies in the country.

Chapterhouse are regular visitors to the area and say: “We pride ourselves on producing accessible, traditional but innovative shows that have entertained thousands of theatregoers throughout the UK and Ireland.”

They are currently touring six outdoor shows featuring well-loved stories from Shakespeare, Jane Austen and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Tickets for Friday’s performance cost £15 for adults and £13 for children and concessions.

Box office: Call 0870 333 1183 or go to Englsih Heritage - Midsummer Night’s Dream

Gates open at 6.45pm and the performance starts at 7.30pm.