Outdoor theatre, The Dream Fairies
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Outdoor family theatre

The return of the Australian Shakespeare Theatre company with two enchanting productions set in beautiful locations at Wakehurst. Pack a picnic and join in the magic!

Event details

31 August – 3 September 2017. Performances start from 10.30am.

Magical locations at Wakehurst


Buy tickets. Adult £16 | Friends of Wakehurst £15 | Child (2-16yrs) £12.90 | Group of 4 £54 | Children under 2 go free.

The Wind in the Willows

Thursday - Friday: 10.30am
Saturday - Sunday: 10.30am and 2.30pm

Perfromance time approx. 90 minutes

The Wind in the Willows is back by popular demand after some fabulously fun performances that were enjoyed by young and old last summer. Set against the magical backdrop of the Mansion Pond it is packed with much-loved colourful characters, music, song and laughter and will appeal to all the family – interactive theatre at its best.

The Wind in the Willows outdoor theatre

Dream Fairies in Bubble Wood

Thursday - Friday: 11am
Saturday - Sunday: 11am and 2pm

Perfromance time approx. 60 minutes

A new show, Dream Fairies in Bubble Wood will enchant the under 8s.  The Dream Fairies is based loosely on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and is set in the perfect location of a deep woodland dell at Treetrunk Trek.  This production is full of sing-along, clap-along songs plus bubbles and acrobatics! Children are invited to come dressed as their favourite fairies or elves.

The Dream Fairies outdoor theatre