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The Tempest by William Shakespeare

Sunday 09 July 2017 18:00 - Sunday 09 July 2017 19:30

Original live music, spectacular design, and a multi-generational ensemble of actors, dancers, singers and musicians bring one of Shakespeare's final and most magical plays to Ness this summer.

Award winning MATE Productions present their stunning outdoor co-production of 'The Tempest' in partnership with the Shakespeare North Trust, and in association with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

A thunderous storm and ship wreck will transport you to an enchanted island to bear witness to a magical tale of treachery, revenge and love involving a magician, a pair of lovers, a large helping of the supernatural and a hilarious subplot involving a monster and a couple of fools.

Please bring a camping chair or picnic blanket and dress for the weather, please note performances will not be cancelled due to rain.

Gates open 5.15pm. The play starts at 6pm and last appox. 90 minutes.


Who is it suitable for?

Adults & children aged 8-16yrs

What does it cost?

£9.50 adults, £5.50 children (under 16). £26 Family ticket (2 adults & 2 children)

Do I need to book?

Yes - tickets can be bought online here (open an external link).


Venue Details

The Gardens