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WHERE & WHEN WE PERFORM

Our Performance Dates

July 2024

20th & 21st July

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

20th & 21st July

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

20th & 21st July

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

20th July - 1st Sept

Kids Dig at Stonehenge

We will be running the summer long event at Stonehenge encouraging visitors to try their hand at a bit of archeology.

27th - 30th July

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

27th & 28th July

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

27th & 28th July

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

30th July - 1st Aug

Fairies at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

A chance to meet our Victorian Fairy experts and explore the grounds for evidence of these feisty, cheeky, and magical creatures.

August 2024

3rd - 6th Aug

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

3rd & 4th Aug

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

10th - 13th Aug

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

10th & 11th Aug

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

10th & 11th Aug

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

10th & 11th Aug

Medieval Joust at Lincoln Castle

Join our barber surgeon for the weekend at Lincoln Castle as part of the medieval joust.

17th & 18th Aug

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

17th & 18th Aug

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

24th & 25th Aug

Building the fort at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

TBC

30th Aug - 1st Sept

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

31st Aug

Myths & Legends of Lincolnshire at the Blue Room, Lincoln

We are running storytelling workshops during the day followed by an evening of storytelling. This is part of the Lincolnshire Folk Tales Project.

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September 2024

5th - 8th Sept

Night of Legends at Wrest Park, nr Bedford

Our evening extravaganza returns to Wrest Park. Stories, drama, lights, horses, falcons and fire.

14th & 15th Sept

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

21st Sept

Myths & Legends of Lincolnshire at Grimsby Town Hall

We are running storytelling workshops during the day and then telling tales in the evening as a part of the Lincolnshire Folk Tales Project

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October 2024

12th Oct

Myths & Legends of Lincolnshire at the Corn Exchange, Bourne

We are running storytelling workshops during the day, followed by an evening of tales inspired by Lincolnshire folk tales. This is part of the Licolnshire Folk Tales Project.

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25th Oct - 2nd Nov

Illuminated Abbey at Whitby Abbey

We return to the ruins of the Abbey at night for another show of Victorian Gothic.

26th Oct - 3rd Nov

Halloween Half Term at Whitby Abbey

Join our Victorian storytellers and be inspired to create your own ghostly adventure story & design your own gothic monster.

26th Oct - 3rd Nov

Halloween Half Term at Scarborough Castle

A chance to hear family friendly ghost stories and take part in ghostly activites.

26th & 27th Oct

Ghost Stories at Scarborough Castle

An evening of local ghostly stories told within the ruins of the castle

26th Oct - 3rd Nov

Halloween Half Term at Old Sarum Castle

Join our medieval story tellers as they tell seasonal stories and be inspired to create creepy tales of your own!

30th & 31st Oct

Ghost Stories at Scarborough Castle

A chance to hear some local ghostly legends within the ruins of the castle.

November 2024

30th Nov & 1st Dec

Father Christmas at Audley End House, Essex

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

30th Nov & 1st Dec

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

30th Nov & 1st Dec

Father Christmas at Marble Hill, London

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

December 2024

7th & 8th Dec

Father Christmas at Audley End House, Essex

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

7th & 8th Dec

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

7th & 8th Dec

Father Christmas at Marble Hill, London

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

14th & 15th Dec

Father Christmas at Audley End House, Essex

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

14th & 15th Dec

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

14th & 15th Dec

Father Christmas at Marble Hill, London

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

21st & 22nd Dec

Father Christmas at Audley End House, Essex

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

21st & 22nd Dec

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

21st & 22nd Dec

Father Christmas at Marble Hill, London

Join Father Christmas for a traditional seasonal tale in the Hall of this wonderful stately home.

Previous Events

August 2024

24th - 27th Aug

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

17th - 20th Aug

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our renowned family friendly version of Dracula returns to the ruins of Whitby Abby this summer holidays

July 2024

6th & 7th July

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

June 2024

29th & 30th June

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

22nd & 23rd June

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

22nd & 23rd June

History In the Park at Wrest Park, nr Bedford

We are looking forward to being a part of this exciting event at Wrest Park, more details to follow

15th & 16th June

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

8th & 9th June

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

6th June

Robert Armin Education Day at St George’s Guildhall, Kings Lynn

We've been invited back to work with children from Kings Lynn to learn about local comic actor Robert Armin who was a member of Shakespeare acting company.

May 2024

1st & 2nd June

WWII event at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

Join our team as they put visitors through their paces to see if they are 'Fit for Action' at this WWII weekend.

28th May - 2nd June

Kids Rule Half Term at Dover Castle

Join us for a D-Day focused week at Dover Castle. We will be performing our family friendly play and running some bespoke activites throughout each day of the half-term.

25th - 27th May

Dover WWII weekend at Dover Castle

NEW PLAY ALERT! We are performing a play about D-Day at English Heritage's WWII weekend

25th May - 2nd June

Kids Rule Half Term at Scarborough Castle

Join us for a half-term of Olympic Games focused activities as our 1948 Games Officials put you through your paces! Ideal family fun in preparation for this years Games.

25th May - 2nd June

Kids Rule at Whitby Abbey

Join our Victorian ghost hunters as their share the stories they've collected & create your own gothic adventure.

18th & 19th May

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

11th & 12th May

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Join Mrs Crocombe and her kitchen maids as they prepare seasonal dishes for both the staff and family at Audley End House

4th - 6th May

Lincoln History Festival – Lincoln Castle

Meet characters from the castle's history, from the great medieval knight, William Marshall, to Victorian prisoners awaiting deportation.

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April 2024

28th Apr

The Play’s the Thing at St George’s Guildhall in Kings Lynn

We are performing our play about Robert Armin as a part of the Guildhall's Birthday Bash for the Bard himself

20th & 21st Apr

St Georges Festival at Wrest Park, nr Bedford

Another chance to see the Silsoe Mummers rehearsal their telling of the St George story AND then witness our Pageant as the finale of the day.

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March 2024

29th Mar - 1st April

Below Stairs at Audley End House & Gardens, Essex

Our Live Interpretation returns to the historic kitchens this Easter as Mrs Crocombe and her staff prepare food for Lord and Lady Braybrooke.

27th March

Dragon Adventures at Pontefract Castle

Join our dragon experts as they tell tales of their experiences & help them create an unique dragon adventure story!

February 2024

17th Feb

The Realms of Yggdrasil – Jorvik Festival Finale

We have been asked to create a piece of drama for this year's finale for the international Jorvik Viking Festival - join us for this unique extravaganza!

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17th - 25th Feb

History Makers – Wonderland Adventures at Wrest Park, nr Bedford

For half term meet friends of Lewis Carroll, listen to stories from Alice in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass, then create your own Wonderland story.

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November 2023

11th & 12th

Remembrance at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A performance to commemorate those who lost their lives in conflict. Title TBC

October 2023

21st Oct - 5th Nov

Halloween Half Term at Whitby Abbey

Join us for some Victorian inspired ghost stories, create your own and design a gothic monster worthy of ruins of Whitby

21st - 31st

Illuminated Abbey at Whitby Abbey

We return to the ruins of the abbey for another epic illuminated performance!

21st - 29th

Halloween Half Term at Old Sarum, Wiltshire

Join us for some medieval ghost stories and create your own legend within the walls of the castle.

September 2023

16th & 17th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

9th & 10th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Along with Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen, meet Mr. Vert, the head gardener, in the kitchen garden - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

August 2023

1st - 3rd

Gardeners World at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

For this special event weekend you can take a tour with Capability Brown, meet Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen & find the Victorian gardener in the kitchen gardens - this is a part of our interpretation contract with English Heritage

26th - 28th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

26th - 28th

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

26th - 28th

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

19th & 20th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens

Along with Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen, meet Mr. Vert, the head gardener, in the kitchen garden - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

19th & 20th

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

19th & 20th

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

12th & 13th

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

12th & 13th

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

12th & 13th

Medieval surgeon at Lincoln Castle, Lincoln

Meet our medieval surgeon as a part of Lincoln Castle's Joust event.

5th & 6th

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

5th & 6th

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

July 2023

29th & 30th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

29th & 30th

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

29th

The Story of Etheldreda, Ely Cathedral

A short, family friendly play telling the story of Etheldreda, the first Abbess of Ely, performed in the ground of the cathedral.

29th & 30th

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

22nd & 23rd

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Along with Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen, meet Mr. Vert, the head gardener, in the kitchen garden - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

22nd & 23rd

Dracula at Whitby Abbey

Our family friendly 3-handed version of Dracula! returns for it 12th year at the iconic ruins of Whitby Abbey.

22nd & 23rd

Fitness at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A fun & inclusive weekend looking at the history of the Victorian Fort

15th & 16th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

8th & 9th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Along with Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen, meet Mr. Vert, the head gardener, in the kitchen garden - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

4th & 5th

Paradise Lost and Found at the Plantation Gardens, Norwich

We return to Norwich's 'secret garden' to perform our bespoke play for schools telling the history of the garden.

June 2023

1st & 2nd

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

24th & 25th

Enchanted at Lincoln Castle, Lincoln

Meet our Enchanted characters from history for a weekend of myths, legends and magic at Lincoln Castle.

17th & 18th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Capability Brown this weekend as he tours the gardens he designed, then jump forward in time to find the Victorian servants in the historic kitchens - this is a part of our interpretation contract with English Heritage.

10th & 11th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Capability Brown this weekend as he tours the gardens he designed, then jump forward in time to find the Victorian servants in the historic kitchens - this is a part of our interpretation contract with English Heritage.

4th

Victorian Inventions at The National Archives, Kew

Join our Victorian inventors for a tour of the National Archives newest exhibition.

3rd & 4th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

May 2023

30th May - 4th June

Kids Rule at Dover Castle, Dover

Join us for a fast and fun performance celebrating coronations throughout history. We will also be running activities throughout the day.

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27th - 29th

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

27th May - 4th June

Kids Rule at Wrest Park, nr Bedford

Join us for a fast and fun performance celebrating coronations throughout history. We will also be running activities throughout the day.

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20th & 21st

Bringing Audley End to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Along with Mrs Crocombe & her maids in the historic kitchen, meet Mr. Vert, the head gardener, in the kitchen garden - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

13th & 14th

Bringing Audley to Life at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Meet Mrs Crocombe, her maids in the historic kitchen and Mr. Barker, the groom, in the stables this weekend - this is a part of our interpretation contract for English Heritage.

13th

‘Stars in their Eyes’ at Fydell House, Boston, Lincs

Our performers will bring Fydell House to life with this window into the world of Boston in the 1760’s!

6th - 8th

Bringing Audley End to Life – at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Mrs Crocombe and her maids will be preparing dishes in the historic kitchen that are ideal for a Victorian celebration - this is a part of our interpretation contract with English Heritage

April 2023

30th April & 1st May

WWII in the historic kitchen – at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

The historic kitchen is transformed as a part of the WWII Weekend at Audley End House, join us as we cook on the ration - this is a part of our interpretation contract with English Heritage.

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22nd & 23rd

St Georges Festival at Wrest Park, Herts

We will be providing both an arena show and a play for this English Heritage Event.

15th

English Heritage Members event – How to Design a Dragon at Wrest Park, Beds

For this event exclusively for EH members you will get to not only Build a Dragon Adventure story, but also Design your own Dragon on the guidance of experts Perdita and Flinders Worthy

14th

English Heritage members event – How to Design a Dragon at Bolsover Castle

For this event exclusively for EH members you will get to not only Build a Dragon Adventure story, but also Design your own Dragon on the guidance of experts Perdita and Flinders Worthy

13th

English Heritage Members Event – How to design a Dragon at Kenilworth Castle

For this event exclusively for EH members you will get to not only Build a Dragon Adventure story, but also Design your own Dragon on the guidance of experts Perdita and Flinders Worthy

7th - 10th

Bring Audley End to Life – at Audley End House and Gardens, Essex

Victorian cook, Mrs Crocombe, and her team will be in the historic kitchen for Easter - this is a part of our Live Interpreation contract with English Heritage

February 2023

11th - 19th

Make History this Half Term at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Come and turn the grounds of Brodsworth Hall into a wonderland this half-term. Join Lewis Carroll and his campanion as they invite you to go down the rabbit hole to create your own version of "Alice in Wonderland"!

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11th - 19th

Super Sleuths at Royal Armouries Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

Join our team of Victorians as they help unravel the case of the missing money!

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December 2022

17th & 18th

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

An audience with Father Christmas.

17th & 18th

A Victorian Christmas at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

A chance to see the Fort decorated for Christmas and meet some of the characters who will be spending the festive season in their barracks.

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17th

A Victorian Christmas Revue at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

Come for some Christmas songs, recitals and merriment. This is an evening performance - times TBC

10th & 11th

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

An audience with Father Christmas.

10th & 11th

Victorian Christmas Weekends – SS Great Britain, Bristol

Meet Charles Dickens, and other delightful Victorian characters as a part of the Christmas weekends at the dockyard. You will get a chance to create your own Victorian Christmas Story in the style of Dickens himself!

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6th - 10th

Christmas at Layer Marney Tower, Colchester

Come and learn the true story of Christmas.

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3rd & 4th

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

An audience with Father Christmas.

November 2022

26th & 27th

Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

An audience with Father Christmas.

17th - 20th

Illuminated Abbey at Battle Abbey

We are performing as a part of this exciting new event for English Heritage.

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13th

Letters Home for Remembrance at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

We will be performing our play 'Letters Home' at the Fort on Remembrance Sunday. A play about the post office during the First World War, it tells the story of ordinary people doing extraordinary things in times of momentous events.

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October 2022

22nd - 30th

Halloween Half-term at Whitby Abbey

Halloween fun in the ruins listening to stories and creating your own Gothic tale.

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22nd - 30th

Halloween Half Term at Old Sarum, nr Salisbury

Spies & Secret Agents at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

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2nd - 30th

Spies & Secret Agents at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

Join our team to take part in the 'Spies and Secret Agent' trail.

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22nd - 30th

The Mystery of the Stones at Stonehenge

We are performing 'The Mystery of the Stones' at Stonehenge for half term. A chance to meet Mr. Holmes and Dr. Watson as they take a trip to this iconic heritage site.

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22nd - 30th

October Half Term at Lincoln Castle

Come and meet our Victorian newspaper man as he reports on his visit to prison in Lincoln. A chance to hear the stories he has gathered and help him write suitable headlines for his article.

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21st - 31st

Illuminated Abbey, Whitby Abbey

A evening show within the illuminated ruins as part of English Heritage's Dracula 125 season.

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8th & 9th

Firing at the Fort, Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

We return to the Fort for this exciting event.

September 2022

27th - 29th

A new schools project at The Guildhall, Kings Lynn

We have been commissioned to create a piece of drama suitable for schools looking at the life and times of Robert Armin. Born in Kings Lynn Armin became William Shakespeare's fool.

24th & 25th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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17th & 18th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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10th & 11th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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8th & 9th

Ten Pound Poms at Port Adelaide, Adelaide

A new and exciting play about those, who for £10, emigrated from the UK to Australia in the 1950's

3rd & 4th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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August 2022

27th - 29th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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20th & 21st

Victorian Dragon Hunters at Lincoln Castle

Join Perdita Worthy and her Uncle Flinders who have travelled the world in search of dragons. Listen to their stories & design a dragon for your own tale of these magical creatures.

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20th & 21st

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Our popular family fun version of Dracula returns to Whitby for English Heritage's Dracula 125 season

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20th & 21st

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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13th & 14th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Our popular family fun version of Dracula returns to Whitby for English Heritage's Dracula 125 season

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13th & 14th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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10th & 11th

Ten Pound Poms at Tilbury Port

A new and exciting play about those, who for £10, emigrated from the UK to Australia in the 1950's

6th & 7th

Story Generators at Lincoln Castle

Join our story generators and create your own stories in the style of CS Lewis and his master piece 'The Lion, the witch and the Wardrobe'

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6th & 7th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Our popular family fun version of Dracula returns to Whitby for English Heritage's Dracula 125 season

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6th & 7th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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July 2022

30th & 31st

Victorian Dragon Hunters at Lincoln Castle

Join Perdita Worthy and her Uncle Flinders who have travelled the world in search of dragons. Listen to their stories & design a dragon for your own tale of these magical creatures.

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30th & 31st

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Our popular family fun version of Dracula returns to Whitby for English Heritage's Dracula 125 season

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30th & 31st

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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23rd & 24th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Our popular family fun version of Dracula returns to Whitby for English Heritage's Dracula 125 season

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23rd & 24th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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16th & 17th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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9th & 10th

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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5th - 7th

Paradise Lost and Found at The Plantation Gardens, Norwich (School Days)

A fun and interactive performance for schools telling the story behind the secret gardens in the City of Norwich. Booking via the Plantation Gardens website.

5th & 6th

Paradise Lost and Found evening performances at the Plantation Gardens, Norwich

A light-hearted costume drama telling the story so far of the Plantation Garden, performances at 7pm

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2nd & 3rd

Life Below Stairs at Audley End House and Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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June 2022

26th

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Museum family trail, Royal College of Music

Discover composer and civil rights activist Samuel Coleridge-Taylor on this family heritage trail inside the Royal College of Music.

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25th & 26th

Story Generators at Lincoln Castle

Join our story generators and create your own stories in the style of CS Lewis and his master piece 'The Lion, the witch and the Wardrobe'

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25th

Ten Pound Poms at Tilbury Docks Open Day

A chance to learn more about our exciting project looking at the stories behind the Ten Pound Pom scheme.

25th & 26th

Capability Brown and the Victorian servants at Audley End House & Gardens

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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22nd & 23rd

Victorian Dragon Hunters at Lincolnshire County Show

Come and find the Victorian Dragon Hunters along with some of Lincoln Castle's very own dragons!

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18th & 19th

Victorian Fair at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

As part of the Victorian Fun at the Fort join the travelling troupe 'Kirke's Cavalcades' for some music hall entertainment. You can also help create a gift for Queen Victoria, meet Madam Romania 'the all seeing' Blatavasky and pose for a traditional Victorian family photograph.

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18th & 19th

Capability Brown and the Victorian servants at Audley End House & Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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11th & 12th

Capability Brown and the Victorian servants at Audley End House & Gardens.

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and the other staff to learn about life as Victorian servants at Audley End House - Part of our Live Interpretation Contact with English Heritage

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2nd - 5th

Bloody Romans! at Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds

Join us to learn all the skills needed to become a roman soldier as part of Armouries Bloody Roman event for half-term.

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2nd

Springfield Park Celebration in Hackney.

Join our Edwardian characters as they celebrate the opening of Springfield Park in 1905

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April 2022

23rd & 24th

English Heritage’s St Georges Festival at Wrest Park, Bedford

We will be performing at this yearly festival, details tbc

18th & 19th

English Heritage Members Event

An event for English Heritage Members only which looks at the work of Gothic Writers, and of Bram Stoker in particular

14th

Dragon Egg Event at Pontefract Castle

Perdita Worthy and her Uncle Flinders are on a dragon hunt. Come hear their stories and design a dragon for your own tales of these magical creatures.

9th & 10th

The Edwardian Fort at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Working with Raphael Historic Falconry we are presenting Edwardian characters including Sophia Duleep Singh to look at the history of the Empire at the Fort.

November 2021

11th

WWI Schools Day, Luton

We are providing a WWI workshop as a part of a hmdt Music In Schools Project

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October 2021

28th - 31st

Ghost Tours at Carisbrooke Castle

Night-time tours of the Carisbrooke with tales of ghosts, supernatural sightings and horrors from history, this is not a night for the faint-hearted.

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28th - 31st

Ghost Tours at Brodsworth Hall

Night-time tours of the Carisbrooke with tales of ghosts, supernatural sightings and horrors from history, this is not a night for the faint-hearted.

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28th - 31st

Ghost Tours at Scarborough Castle

Night-time tours of the Carisbrooke with tales of ghosts, supernatural sightings and horrors from history, this is not a night for the faint-hearted.

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25th - 29th

Spooky Stories at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Join our storyteller for some family friendly ghostly tales within the grounds of the Victorian Fort

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23rd - 31st

Halloween Half-term at Whitby Abbey

We are telling tales and creating stories suitable for all ages at Halloween.

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23rd - 31st

A night of Victorian Gothic at Whitby Abbey

We are creating an unforgettable evening of Victorian Gothic entertainment beneath the soaring Illuminated remains of Whitby Abbey.

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18th & 19th

WWI schools event, Luton

We are providing WWI workshops for schools as part of a hmdt Music In Schools Project

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16th - 31st

Halloween Half-Term at Carisbrooke Castle

We are telling tales and creating stories suitable for all ages at Halloween.

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9th & 10th

1066 – Battle Royal at Battle Abbey, Hastings

We return to English Heritage's Battle event with our play about this famous year in our history.

September 2021

25th & 26th

Apple Festival at Audley End House, Essex

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House as part of this popular festival.

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18th & 19th

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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18th

Richmond 950 in Richmond, North Yorkshire

We are performing a bespoke piece of street theatre for Richmond 950 celebrating the history of Richmond Castle and the town itself.

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11th & 12th

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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4th & 5th

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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4th

Hedgerley Memorial Hall Centenary Event

We are performing a bespoke piece celebrating the building of the memorial hall in Hedgerley as well as having a picnic!

August 2021

28th - 30th

Victorian Horses of Audley End – Audley End House, Essex

We are working with Raphael Historic Falconry to display mounted falconry during the reign of Queen Victroria

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28th - 30th

The Knights Tournament at Beeston Castle, Cheshire

Providing commentary for English Heritage's Knights Tournament event

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28th - 30th

The Knights Tournament at Dover Castle

Providing commentary for English Heritage's Knights Tournament event

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24th - 27th

The Knights Tournament at Pendennis Castle, Falmouth

Providing commentary for English Heritage's Knights Tournament event

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21st & 22nd

150 years at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Discover Fort Nelson's role in WWI as part of our Summer at the Fort weekends

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21st & 22nd

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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21st & 22nd

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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14th & 15th

150 years at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Meet some of the Fort's Victorian residents as part of our Summer at the Fort weekends

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14th & 15th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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14th & 15th

Letters Home! at Wrest Park

Our play telling the story of the post office during WWI will be performed as a part of the event 'Wrest at War' for English Heritage.

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14th & 15th

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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7th & 8th

150 years at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Discover Fort Nelson's role in WWII as part of our Summer at the Fort weekends

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7th & 8th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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7th & 8th

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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July 2021

31st July & 1st August

150 years at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Discover Fort Nelson's role in WWI as part of our Summer at the Fort weekends

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31st - 1st Aug

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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31st July & 1st August

Meet the staff at Audley End House

A chance to meet Mrs Crocombe and other servants living and working at Audley End House in 1881.

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29th July

Meet Sophia Duleep-Singh

An online event as part of the series 'Quiz a character' with Ancient House Museum, Thetford

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27th - 29th

Knights Tournament – Pendennis Castle, Falmouth

Providing commentary for English Heritage's Knights Tournament event

24th & 25th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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24th & 25th

150 years at Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

Learn about the building of the Fort with our Victorian building contractor

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17th & 18th

Dracula! at Whitby Abbey

Returning for it's 10th glorious year, our version of Dracula is back at Whitby with a new cast and new script!

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3rd - 4th July

Meet the Authors at Wrest Park, Bedfordshire

Meet Lewis Carroll and Beatrix Potter and help them create a new story! This is a part of the 'A Grand Family Day Out' event for English Heritage

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June 2021

29th June - 1st July

Paradise – Lost and Found at the Plantation Gardens, Norwich

A history of the Plantation Gardens in Norwich, a secret garden. A play for schools.

21st & 22nd

Life in a Medieval Castle – Hedingham Castle – Schools event

Working with Hands on the Past to provide a medieval schools day at the castle.

19th & 20th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

12th & 13th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

5th & 6th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

May 2021

1st - 3rd

The Greatest Queen – Osborne House, IOW

We are performing 'The Greatest Queen' at English Heritage's Victorian event. A play written to impress, Casandra Worthy and her sisters are desperate to entertain Queen Victoria.

29th - 31st

Dover at War – Dover Castle

A small scale WWII event at Dover Castle.

15th & 16th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

8th & 9th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

April 2021

1st & 3rd

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

24th & 25th

St George’s Weekend at Wrest Park

A small scale event for English Heritage. Four medieval performers need guidance and support as they rehearse for their play, The Story of St George.

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12th - 18th

Dover Castle – 1941

Live interpretation at Dover Castle, 'We will Fight them on the Beaches'. In collaboration with HistoryRiot.

December 2020

5th & 6th

An Audience with Father Christmas – Kenilworth Castle Cancelled

Father Christmas will be at the Castle for the weekend so come along and share a story with him. Perhaps he will have a little gift.

5th -22nd Dec

Father Christmas at Lincoln Castle TBC

Join Father Christmas for some stories of Christmas past and if you have been good enough a gift!

October 2020

31st Oct & 1st Nov

Tales for Halloween at Fort Nelson, nr Portsmouth

Ghost Stories for all the family with in the underground chambers and tunnels of the Fort.

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28th - 31st

Ghost Stories at Brodsworth Hall, nr Doncaster

Evening performances of Victorian story-telling including a tour of the house after dark!

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28th - 31st

Ghost stories at Scarborough Castle

Evening performances of Victorian story-telling including a tour of the ruined castle after dark!

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28th - 31st Oct

Ghost Stories at Carlisle Castle

Evening performances of Victorian story-telling including a tour of the ruined castle after dark!

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28th - 31st Oct

Ghost tours at Carisbrooke Castle

Evening performances of Victorian story-telling including a tour of the ruined castle after dark!

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28th - 31st Oct

Ghost Stories at Tynemouth Priory and Castle

Evening performances of Victorian story-telling including a tour of the ruined castle after dark!

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24th - 1st Nov

The Story Generator – Lincoln Castle Cancelled

Meet our Victorian story generators to create a unique legend to help tell the story of the Victorian Prison inside the Medieval Castle.

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24th Oct - 1st Nov

Spooky Half-term at Carisbrooke Castle

Come in your best halloween costume to hunt for spooks and hear ghost stories!

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23rd - 31st

Illuminated Abbey – Whitby Abbey Cancelled

We are to return to the Abbey for this wonderful event - details tbc.

10th & 11th

We Three Kings – Battle Abbey, Hastings

Our play telling the story leading up to the famous battle in 1066 returns to English Heritage's iconic event at Battle Abbey.

5th - 7th TBC

Schools History festival – Ely Cathedral Cancelled

This is the year of the Pilgrimage and we are writing a bespoke piece for the Cathedral's schools festival and providing workshops.

September 2020

28th - 30th TBC

Schools History Festival – Ely Cathedral Cancelled

This is the year of the Pilgrimage and we are writing a bespoke piece for the Cathedral's schools festival and providing workshops.

August 2020

29th - 31st Cancelled

Making of Englishness – Framlingham Castle, Suffolk

Meet characters from history that have both contributed to and reflected the making of englishness, from King Harold, Queen Elizabeth to Alan Turing. With activities for all and a chance to create stories with Beatrix Potter and Charles Dickens!

29th - 31st Cancelled

Victorian Holidays – Scarborough Castle

What did the Victorians do on holiday? Come and find out at our event at Scarborough Castle.

25th - 27th Cancelled

The Battle of Legends – Carisbrooke Castle, IOW

The Battle of Legends - our play where legendary characters meet returns to the Grand Medieval Joust.

22nd & 23rd Cancelled

Dracula – Whitby Abbey

A re-imagining of our long running family-friendly telling of Dracula at this iconic setting!

18th - 20th Cancelled

The Battle of Legends – Carisbrooke Castle, IOW

The Battle of Legends - our play where legendary characters meet returns to the Grand Medieval Joust.

15th & 16th Cancelled

Dracula – Whitby Abbey

A re-imagining of our long running family-friendly telling of Dracula at this iconic setting!

15th & 16th Cancelled

Magic, myths and legends – Lincoln Castle

Merlin and Morgana appear in some of the most famous legends, join them to hear their stories and create some of your own.

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15th & 16th Cancelled

Siege! – Framlingham Castle

We will be providing King John for this dramatic siege!

8th & 9th Cancelled

Dracula – Whitby Abbey

A re-imagining of our long running family-friendly telling of Dracula at this iconic setting!

4th - 6th Cancelled

Knights Tournament – Pendennis Castle

Commentator for this medieval event

July 2020

1st - 5th Cancelled

After the Eagles – Chesters Roman Fort, Hadrian’s Wall

We are performing 'After the Eagles' at English Heritage's Roman event. The play looks at the year 410 as the Roman army leaves Britain.

1st & 2nd

Dracula – Whitby Abbey – Cancelled

A re-imagining of our long running family-friendly telling of Dracula at this iconic setting!

28th - 30th Cancelled

Knights Tournament – Pendennis Castle

Commentator for this medieval event

25th & 26th Cancelled

Dracula – Whitby Abbey

A re-imagining of our long running family-friendly telling of Dracula at this iconic setting!

18th & 19th Cancelled

The Making of Englishness – Whitby Abbey

Meet characters from history that have both contributed to and reflected the making of englishness, from King Harold, Queen Elizabeth to Alan Turing. With activities for all and a chance to create stories with Beatrix Potter and Charles Dickens!

11th & 12th Cancelled

Once Upon a Time – Lincoln Castle

Our Victorian explorers are on the look out for fairytales, with Lewis Carroll on hand for assistance come along and see if you can create your own mythical story.

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6th - 8th CANCELLED

Bloody Pomfret – Pontefract Castle

School history days at Pontefract Castle where the students try to uncover the historical secrets of the castle under the watchful eye of a very famous sleuth!

June 2020

27th & 28th CANCELLED

Medieval Joust – Lincoln Castle

Medieval barber surgeon and storytelling!!

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24th & 25th Cancelled

Paradise Lost and Found – Plantation Gardens, Norwich

A bespoke piece celebrating the story behind the Plantation Gardens in Norwich from its construction to the secret garden that it is today. Schools and evening public performances.

22nd Cancelled

The Mansfield Case – Kenwood House

We return to Kenwood House, Hampstead with our play telling the story of the Mansfield Ruling in 1772.

6th & 7th CANCELLED

Knights of Lincoln Castle

Providing commentary for this medieval event as well as a barber surgeon

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April 2020

25th - 26th CANCELLED

The Search for St George – Wrest Park, nr Bedfordshire

We return to English Heritage's multi-period event at Wrest Park with our play 'The Search for St George'!

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9th CANCELLED

Victorian Dragon Hunters – Pontefract Castle

As part of this Easter event Perdita Worthy and her brother will be sharing their collection of stories and finds from their years Dragon hunting!

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4th - 19th CANCELLED

Victorian Dragon Hunters – Lincoln Castle

"To find a Dragon, you must Think like a Dragon" Meet Perdita Worthy and her brother this Easter as they share their stories and finds whilst dragon hunting across the known world!

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February 2020

15th - 23rd

Victorian Crime and Punishment – Lincoln Castle

This Feb Half-term meet some of the Victorian prisoners held in Lincoln Prison, hear their stories and help the Judge decide on a suitable punishment!

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December 2019

14th/15th

An Audience with Father Christmas at Gainsborough Old Hall

14th/15th, 19th-22nd

An Audience with Father Christmas at Lincoln Castle

14th - 22nd

Christmas Emporium at Lincoln Castle

Join our Victorian characters at the Emporium within the walls of the Castle and witness the amazing light show.

7th/8th

An Audience with Father Christmas at Belsay Hall

7th/8th

An Audience with Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall

November 2019

30th/1st Dec

An Audience with Father Christmas at Belsay Hall

30th/1st Dec

An Audience with Father Christmas at Brodsworth Hall

2nd/3rd

Ghost Stories at Brodsworth Hall

We return to tell Victorian inspired tales of horror and the macabre - not for the faint hearted.

1st

Museums at Night – Fort Nelson

Cassandra Worthy and her troupe of Victorian story-tellers are paying a visit to the Fort to share some rather terrifying tales.

October 2019

28th - 1st Nov

Victorian Science at Fort Nelson

We explore science in the Victorian age at the wonderful and rather spooky setting of Fort Nelson

26th/27th

Ghost Stories at Brodsworth Hall

We return to tell Victorian inspired tales of horror and the macabre - not for the faint hearted.

26th/27th

Ghost Stories at Scarborough Castle

Ghost stories inspired by the history of the castle will be told after dark by a rather sinister Victorian storyteller.

19th - 27th

Spooky Prison at Lincoln Castle

We return to tell the rather spooky and unpleasant history of the Victorian Prison at Lincoln Castle

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12th/13th

1066-Battle Royal

Our play is returning to Battle Abbey as part of the famous re-enactment event!

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August 2019

https://royalarmouries.org/event/history-live-weekend-3/

History Live weekend at Fort Nelson

Looking at the history of the fort, specifically during WW2

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25th/26th

Warriors at Beeston Castle

Keeping you a breast with the activities of the day we are providing the commentary for this 13th C warrior event!

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24th/25th

History Live weekend at Fort Nelson

Looking at the history of the fort, specifically during WWI

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20th-22nd

Myths and Legends Joust at Carisbrooke Catle IOW

We return to the island for some more myths and legends and jousting at this iconic castle.

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17th/18th

History Live weekend at Fort Nelson

Looking at the history of the fort, specifically during the Victorian Age

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13th - 15th

Myths and Legends Joust at Carisbrooke Catle IOW

Another new play for us as we tell the myths and legends around the characters jousting at this iconic castle.

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10th/11th

Siege! at Framlingham Castle

King John returns to Framlingham drum up support and put down any that rise up against him.

10th/11th

History Live weekend at Fort Nelson

Looking at the history of the fort, specifically during WW2

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3rd

Festival of Norfolk and the Punjab – Thetford

Sophia Duleep Singh will bring this wonderful festival to a close.

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3rd

1930’s day at Bekonscot Model Village and Railway

Started in 1929 this delightful model village is celebrating its early years!

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3rd/4th

History Live weekend at Fort Nelson

Looking at the history of the fort, specifically during WWI

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July 2019

1st

Potwallopers and Plumpers Play in Pontefract.

Join us for a bespoke play celebrating Pontefract’s history as we take to the hight street on Yorkshire day

27th/28th

Victorian Extravaganza at Lincoln Castle

Meet Victorians celebrating their own inventions, industry and the Queens Empire - and perhaps the Queen herself?

27th/28th

Victorian Sports Day at Scarborough Castle

Keeping you a breast of all the activities at this exciting event we are providing the commentary - anyone for cricket?

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6th/7th

Story Telling Weekend at St Augustine’s Abbey

6 famous authors from history gather at the abbey to tell stories, talk of their writing, debate and entertain.

6th/7th, 13th/14th, 20th/21st

Victorian Prison at Lincoln Castle

Our Victorian characters return to Lincoln Castle to tell the story of the Victorian Prison

June 2019

30th

Girton College celebrates it’s 150th birthday

We have been commissioned to write a piece about the history of the college as well as bringing to life some of the college’s most treasured photographs of early students.

22nd

Ethedreda Day at Ely Cathedral

Performing a play about the St Ethedreda, her life and significance to the city of Ely.

22nd/23rd

The Mansfields at Kenwood House

English Heritage have commissioned a new play telling the story of Dido and Lord Mansfield to be performed at this new event.

15th

Festival of Norfolk and the Punjab – Thetford

We will be a part of the opening of this festival, providing Sophia Duleep Singh to welcome all who come to celebrate the impact her family had on Thetford town.

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14th

The Pageant of Bloody Ponfret at Pontefract Castle

An event running for educational groups. We have been commissioned to write and perform a play telling the story of Pontefract Castle

9th

Royal Holloway’s Festival of History – Egham, Surrey

We return to this one festival with our plays 'Letters Home' and 'History of Heritage’ along side a new play commissioned telling the sad story of Anne Askew.

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May 2019

25th- 27th

Story Telling Weekend at Whitby Abbey

For this weekend a gathering of famous authors from history, who have connections with the north of England, will gather at the Abbey to tell stories, talk of their writing and debate among themselves.

25th - 3rd

Fighting Knights at Lincoln Castle

oin our fighting knights at the Castle to learn of medieval combat, weapons and way of life.

11th & 12th

Victorian Mounted Falconry at Audley End House

We join Raphael Historic Falconry and the stables team at Audley End to tell the story of hunting with birds of prey from horse back in the Victorian age.

5th & 6th

Horses Through History at Audley End House

As part of a large event run by English Heritage we are providing the merry monarch (Charles II) ’s Queen. Last year the two royals set themselves to racing each other - who knows what may happen this year.

April 2019

27th & 28th

St Georges Event at Lincoln Castle

We are performing our ‘A Search for St George' play as part of the Castles St Georges event.

27th & 28th

St Georges Festival at Wrest Park

For English Heritage’s multi-period St George’s festival we are performing our play 'History of Heritage'. A fun fast-paced history of english heritage commissioned in 2013. We are pleased to be returning this year.

6th - 22nd

Easter at Lincoln Castle with Alice

For this years Easter Quest, and to celebrate an original of Lewis Carol’s work being on display, the author and his inspiration will be helping any intrepid questers.

March 2019

22nd

Danes Hill School

We return again to Danes Hill School to work with Year 7 with our history workshops, this year the themes are the Black Death and Richard III.

An Audience with Lewis Carroll at Lincoln Castle

Come and meet the author in his twilight years as he talks of his career as a writer and man of the church.

16th - 24th

Worst Jobs in Victorian Britain at Lincoln Castle

Join our fish wife and pure collector to learn about some of the rather smelly, and perhaps among the worst jobs in Victorian Britain.

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