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Lovely summer afternoon

Enjoyable picnic in the grounds of Tolethorpe, followed by a spectacular afternoon of fun at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stamford, United Kingdom
Amazing experience

Wonderful venue for open air theatre and super grounds for pre performance picnic. Stamford... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary S
Stamford, United Kingdom
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Tolethorpe Hall, Stamford PE9 4BH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable picnic in the grounds of Tolethorpe, followed by a spectacular afternoon of fun at the matinee. Not to be missed. Will go again and again.

Thank jenorford
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful venue for open air theatre and super grounds for pre performance picnic. Stamford Shakespeare Company put on three plays every summer, all very professional although the company are all amateurs.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

location beautiful but the play "merry wives of windsor" i did not hear hardly one word. it was jumbled and galloping along at a fast pace. i dont think any of our gang liked it either and they all said afterwards "thank goodness you didnt...More

1  Thank A S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We have been going to this theatre now for several years and have enjoyed every performance to date, if the evening is warm and fine then a picnic is a bonus.

Thank John S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A visit or Tolethorpe is a ‘must-do’ every Summer for us quite often a Matinée where we meet local friends and an Evening performance when we now stay locally. Over the years we have thoroughly enjoyed a wide variety of entertainment, suiting all tastes from...More

Thank Robin N
Reviewed 28 August 2018

What can be better than an open air theatre. After you have enjoyed your picnic in the fabulous grounds and a drink from the bar then its into the theatre for your play of choice. Parking is organised and easier enough to get out after...More

Thank DayTrip31883
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Have a picnic in the grounds then watch a superb production in a stunning location. Will definitely be going back for future productions.

Thank cgreenwooditrack
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I last visited the outdoor theatre in 1974 when it was at the George Hotel. The Tolethorpe setting seemed much bigger and the grounds are extensive and attractive. The performance started at 7.45 and after a 20 minute interval did not finish until almost 11.00,...More

1  Thank adrian w
Reviewed 10 August 2018

An internet search uncovered that seats were available for The School for Scandal and that we could book a meal in Tolethorpe Hall before the play. The meal was exceptional. Well prepared, carefully served and and good value. A polished performance that put our hotel...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Excellent venue for picnic and show as long as it's dry, the theatre seating area is covered with the stage being outside, the only problem was the difficulty in hearing the actors (we left in the interval).

Thank r0yjean
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